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perianal

 [per″e-a´nal]
around the anus.

cir·cum·a·nal

(ser'kŭm-ā'năl),
Surrounding the anus.
Synonym(s): perianal, periproctic

perianal

[per′i·ā′nəl]
Etymology: Gk, peri, around; L, anus
pertaining to the area around the anus.

perianal

adjective Around or surrounding the anus.

per·i·a·nal

(per'ē-ā'năl)
Pertaining to the area around the anus.
[G. peri, around + L. anus]

perianal

around the anus.

perianal abscess
under the skin outside the anal canal. Causes sufficient pain to inhibit defecation.
perianal fistula
a syndrome of inflammation, ulceration, and draining sinuses and fistulae in the perianal region of dogs, particularly German shepherd dogs. The specific lesions include fistulae of the anal sinuses, anal sac rupture and fistulae, submucous fistulae and sinuses and fistulae of the rectum. Clinical signs include painful defecation and unpleasant odor. A variety of surgical techniques have been developed, but the condition is very resistant to treatment. Called also anal furunculosis.
perianal gland
modified sebaceous glands found in skin around the anus of dogs. Other regions also contain modified glands, e.g. the perineum, prepuce, thigh, dorsal lumbosacral area and tail base. Called also circumanal glands, hepatoid glands.
perianal gland hyperplasia
most perianal gland enlargements in male dogs are hormone-dependent hyperplasia and regress when the patient is castrated.
perianal gland tumors
nodular hyperplasia, adenomas and carcinomas are common in older male dogs, occurring occasionally in females.
perianal pyoderma
see perianal fistula (above).
perianal sinus
see perianal fistula (above).
perianal warts
papilloma around anus, virus possibly transmitted by veterinarian performing rectal examination.
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Zyclara Cream is a skin-use only (topical) prescription medicine used to treat external genital and perianal warts in people 12 years and older.
The trial started in January and is slated to include 40 patients with external genital and perianal warts.
Although it is FDA-approved for external and perianal warts, superficial basal cell carcinomas, and actinic keratoses of the face and scalp, it has also been used in the treatment of a wide range of skin diseases.
In two Phase III, double-blind, placebo-controlled efficacy and safety studies of imiquimod cream, 981 patients with 2 - 30 external genital / perianal warts in an area of at least 10 mm2 were randomized to either placebo, imiquimod 2.
The trial is expected to start in January 2008 and will include 40 patients with external genital and perianal warts.
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Aldara Cream is the first and only immune response modifier indicated for the treatment of precancerous actinic keratosis, superficial basal cell carcinoma and external genital and perianal warts.
3M currently markets Aldara (imiquimod) Cream, 5%, the first topical IRM to be marketed globally, for the treatment of actinic keratosis, primary superficial basal cell carcinoma, and external genital and perianal warts.
Available by prescription only, Aldara cream is the only patient-applied cream approved by the FDA for the treatment of external genital and perianal warts.
Aldara cream, currently the leading prescription treatment for external genital and perianal warts, is the first IRM application submitted for the sBCC indication.
Aldara, currently the leading prescription treatment for external genital and perianal warts, is the first IRM application submitted for the AK indication.
Imiquimod 5% cream is manufactured by 3M Pharmaceuticals and is currently indicated for treatment of external genital and perianal warts.