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AcronymDefinition
AFAir Force
AFAcronym Finder (AcronymFinder.com website)
AFAutomatic Focus (camera)
AFATM Forum
AFAuto-Flash
AFAuto-Focus
AFAddress Family (sockets)
AFStore(s) Ship
AFAfrica (regional designation of the Peace Corps)
AFAs Fuck
AFAfghanistan
AFAffiliate
AFAllied Force (flight simulator game)
AFArmed Forces
AFAccounting and Finance
AFApplied For
AFAcre-Feet
AFAir Filter
AFAmerican Flag
AFArthritis Foundation
AFAbercrombie & Fitch
AFAir France (airline code)
AFAlways Fresh
AFAviation Fuel
AFAdministration and Finance (various organizations)
AFAtrial Flutter
AFArtifact (gamin, Final Fantasy)
AFAssociation Football (blog)
AFAfghani (currency of Afghanistan)
AFAtrial Fibrillation (also seen as Afebrile)
AFArcade Fire (band)
AFAthlete's Foot
AFAgriculture Forest (zoning category)
AFAmerican Fork (city in Utah)
AFAffix
AFAretha Franklin (singer)
AFAirframe
AFAfrican Affairs (US State Department)
AFAlliance Française
AFAudio Frequency
AFAttack Force
AFArchitecture Foundation (various locations)
AFAdoptive Father
AFAl Fine (Italian: to the end)
AFAir Freight
AFAward Fee
AFAs Found
AFAmniotic Fluid
AFAcre Foot
AFAsia Foundation
AFAnisotropic Filtering
AFAppropriated Fund
AFAddress Field
AFAnti-Flag (band)
AFAlliance Francophone (French language organization; various locations)
AFArtemis Fowl (book series, movie)
AFArtemis Fowl (book)
AFAmphibious Force (US DoD)
AFArbejdsformidling (DK)
AFAsian Female
AFAstoria Financial Corporation (stock symbol)
AFAnglo-French
AFAgnostic Front (punk/hardcore band)
AFAllocations Familiales (French, family benefits office)
AFAcademy Fantasia (various locations; reality TV show)
AFAddams Family (TV show)
AFAfter Forever (band)
AFAir Freshener
AFAmerican Forests
AFAnal Fissure (disease)
AFApplication Function
AFAnarchist Federation (UK)
AFAdvanced Function
AFAunt Flo (slang for menstrual period)
AFAs Freak
AFAnglia Farmers (UK)
AFAeon Flux (TV show)
AFAssured Forwarding (Differentiated Services Code Point)
AFAssured Forwarding
AFAs Fed (actual weight of cattle feed)
AFAuthority Figure
AFAuto-Feed
AFAustralia Fair (national anthem)
AFAdmiral of the Fleet
AFAlternating Field (demagnetization)
AFAkademiska Föreningen (Lund, Sweden)
AFAd Finem (Latin: to the end)
AFAft Fuselage
AFAmerican Field (dog breed registry)
AFAnimation Factory
AFAmazing Fantasy (comic books)
AFAgreed Framework (between United States and Democratic People's Republic of Korea)
AFAlternative Frequency
AFAcceleration Factor
AFAnime Fantasy
AFAuxiliary Carry Flag
AFActive Flow
AFAirway Facilities
AFAtomic Fluorescence
AFAlternative Forum (Suriname)
AFActivity Factor
AFAmplify and Forward
AFAntenna Factor
AFAfter Ford (Brave New World)
AFAmerican Freightways
AFAvailability Factor
AFAnimal Forest (game)
AFAnaerobic Filter
AFAmiga Format (magazine, now defunct, for Amiga computers)
AFAlleged Father (DNA testing; paternity determination)
AFAtom Films
AFAfter Future (Dragonball gaming)
AFAcross Flats
AFAdded Factor
AFAmmunition Factory (Pune, India)
AFAutofrettage (metal fabrication technique)
AFAfghan Film
AFAkademikernes Fellesorganisasjon
AFAlmond Flour
AFAnti-Ferromagnetic (also seen as AFM)
AFAdjust Fire
AFApplicable Fare (airlines)
AFAhrens Fox (Fire Truck manufacturer)
AFAssets Forfeiture
AFAuto-Framed
AFAbsorption Fraction
AFAugmentation Force(s)
AFAlliance Forums
AFAutomatic Following
AFAuxiliary Feed
AFApproximate Factorization
AFAuxiliary Funds
AFArkitektförbundet
AFAichi Forge (Georgetown, KY)
AFAllowance Factor
AFAmpere Frame
AFAcronym Fatigue
AFAncestry File (genealogy)
AFActivity Finish
AFAttack Flamingo (band)
AFArtists Forum, Inc.
AFAlabama & Florida Railway Company
AFArthacharya Foundation (Sri Lanka)
AFAfter Funimation (Dragon Ball)
AFAmerican Fractional (tools)
AFAmahoro Foundation
AFActum Fide (Latin: done in faith)
AFAvailability of the Fiber Cable
AFArtificially Feeding/Fed
AFArchitectures and Framework
AFAgromart Foundation (Sri Lanka)
References in periodicals archive ?
Anal fissure is a common condition in young and middle-aged adults, and especially in peripartum women.
8) It is estimated that approximately 15-20% of patients with ulcerative colitis will experience anorectal complications, the most common being anal fissures, seen in approximately 12% of patients, and anorectal abscesses and fistulas, seen in 5% of patients.
Indications for a second or third surgery were as follows: elective excision of the hemorrhoidal piles extending to the skin due to mucosal prolapse in 13 patients; ectropion in 9 patients; anal fissure in seven patients; bleeding in two patients; thrombosis in two patients; perianal fistula in 2 patients; and perianal abscess in one patient.
1, to July 30, 2008, and comprised 60 adult patients with anal fissure who were equally randomised to either Diltiazem or Glyceryl Tri Nitrate after taking informed consent.
A 2009 study of 473 randomly selected HIV-positive outpatients in a Paris clinic found that 208 of them (44%) had visible anal lesions, including HPV-related lesions in 23%, hemorrhoidal disease in 14%, and anal fissures in 11% (Figure 1).
Persistent symptoms of an anal fissure usually require medical treatments.
Agaoglu N, Cengiz S, Arslan MK, Turkyilmaz S: Oral nifedipine in the treatment of chronic anal fissure.
The treatment of chronic anal fissure has changed greatly during the past two decades with ongoing research directed at lowering the internal anal sphincter tone and avoiding the risk of fecal continence disturbance.
Dr (Col) Harikrishnan's is an authority in Laparoscopic Gastrointestinal Surgery, which includes minimally invasive techniques to treat gallbladder disease, appendicitis, hernias, hemorrhoids, anal fissure and pilonidal cyst.
These adverse events include prolapsing hemorrhoids (piles), anal fissure, anal fistula, anal abscess, anal warts, anal or rectal canal cancers, fungal infections, herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection, or sexually transmitted infections (STIs).
If you have pain when opening your bowels, the most common cause is a tear in the anus skin - called an anal fissure - often caused by constipation.