Definition of perianal in English:


Syllabification: pe·ri·a·nal
Pronunciation: /ˌperēˈānəl


  • Situated in or affecting the area around the anus.
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    • Cutaneous infection typically involves the perianal area with a migratory, serpiginous rash that can spread to the buttocks, groin, or trunk.
    • Interventional treatments should be reserved until perianal sepsis and inflammation are well controlled.
    • In both men and women, lesions may appear on the perianal area, thighs, or buttocks.

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