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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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Safety and efficacy of VEREGEN have not been established in immunosuppressed or pediatric patients, or pregnant women, or for the treatment of external genital and perianal warts beyond 16 weeks or for multiple treatment courses.
Interestingly, the effectiveness of imiquimod as an antiviral agent in the treatment of genital and perianal warts does not result from a direct in vitro or in vivo antiviral mechanism, but rather from its ability to stimulate peripheral monocytes and macrophages to release various cytokines, including those mentioned above.
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.
Imiquimod currently is approved for the treatment of external genital and perianal warts.
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.
today announced its launch of Veregen(TM) (sinecatechins) Ointment, 15%, indicated for the topical treatment of external genital (EGW) and perianal warts (Condylomata acuminata) in immunocompetent patients 18 years and older.
Veregen(TM) is a topical ointment used for the treatment of 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.