A RARE CASE OF FISTULA IN ANO PRESENTING WITH A MID THIGH ABSCESS

Ankur Patel, Vishakha Kalikar, Roy Patankar, Parvez Sheikh

Abstract


Fistula in ano can present in more ways than one. Management of these patients are always complex requiring expertise in managing such complex fistulas. We report an atypical presentation of fistula in ano as a mid thigh swelling who had been operated for I&D in the thigh thrice in the past thinking it to be simple thigh abscess .MRI perineum with thigh, clarified the diagnosis and directed the management of this patient.


Keywords


Fistula in ano, MRI scans, Sphincters, Thigh abscess.

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