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An anal fissure is a tear or ulcer in the lining of the anal canal, the final part of the large intestine, starting from the rectum above and ending at the anal orifice. Anal fissures are relatively common, and are estimated to affect 1 in 10 people at some point throughout their lifetime.
Apremilast drug shows promise for Behcet's ulcers

Apremilast drug shows promise for Behcet's ulcers

Exclusion diet boosts anal fissure healing

Exclusion diet boosts anal fissure healing

Study supports sphincter-saving surgery

Study supports sphincter-saving surgery

FDA approves ProStrakan's Rectiv for pain associated with anal fissures

FDA approves ProStrakan's Rectiv for pain associated with anal fissures

Botox - other applications

Botox - other applications

FDA issues not approvable letter to Cellegy Pharmaceuticals

FDA issues not approvable letter to Cellegy Pharmaceuticals