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Anorectal Disease

Contemporary Management

  • Massarat Zutshi


  • Provides an easy reference for day to day anorectal pathology

  • Includes highly practical presentations of typical patients seen in the clinical practice of proctology in the form of case presentations with expert analysis and commentary

  • Written by experts in their fields


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Anatomy and Investigations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Alice C. A. Murray, Ravi Pokala Kiran
      Pages 3-31
    3. Michael A. Valente
      Pages 33-50
    4. Myra K. Feldman, Zachary E. Friess, Joseph C. Veniero
      Pages 51-76
  3. Pathology and Treatment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 77-77
    2. Nicole M. Saur, Dana R. Sands
      Pages 79-94
    3. Glenn Hall Jr., Brian R. Kann
      Pages 95-126
    4. Martin Luchtefeld, Tarek Jalouta
      Pages 127-152
    5. Ursula M. Szmulowicz
      Pages 153-187
    6. Michelle D. Inkster, Ursula M. Szmulowicz, Homer O. Wiland, James S. Wu
      Pages 189-209
    7. Evie Carchman, Brooke Gurland
      Pages 211-224
    8. Ohmar Coughlin, Michael Page
      Pages 225-242
    9. Alexander T. Hawkins, Liliana Bordeianou
      Pages 243-262
    10. A. M. Hogan, M. Sheehan, M. R. Joyce
      Pages 263-282
    11. Andrea Petrucci, Nancy Morin, Marylise Boutros
      Pages 283-305
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 307-314

About this book


This book provides a concise yet comprehensive summary of the current status of the field that guides patient management and stimulate investigative efforts. It is an easy reference for day-to-day anorectal pathology.  The text reviews new testing procedures for anorectal diseases and provides new treatment options about anorectal disease both benign and malignant.  All chapters are written by experts in their fields and include the most up-to-date scientific and clinical information. The text includes highly practical presentations of typical patients seen in the clinical practice of proctology in the form of case presentations with expert analysis and commentary.  Example cases would include common but challenging cases such as an anal tumor, chronic anal pain and anal discharge.      


Anorectal Disease: Contemporary Management is a comprehensive, state-of-the-art review of this field and serves as a valuable resource for residents,  clinicians, surgeons and researchers with an interest anorectal disease.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Massarat Zutshi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Colorectal SurgeryThe Cleveland Clinic Digestive Disease InstituteClevelandUSA

About the editors

Massarat Zutshi, MD

Staff Surgeon

Department of Colorectal Surgery

Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Associate Professor of Surgery

Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University Cleveland, OH, USA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Anorectal Disease
  • Book Subtitle Contemporary Management
  • Editors Massarat Zutshi
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-23146-4
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-79450-1
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-23147-1
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XVI, 314
  • Number of Illustrations 25 b/w illustrations, 114 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Colorectal Surgery
    Primary Care Medicine
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Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Surgery & Anesthesiology