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Updated December 2, 2012. Zinc Oxide based Diaper Rash Creams are showing Good to Excellent results in the fight against Perianal Fistulas. Visit our medical info section under Zincofax. **Pls. note this article was "not" written by veterinarians, but by those members who have tried this approach with positive results. In no way are we affiliated with the manufacturer of Zincofax Ointment or any Zinc Oxide based Diaper Rash Creams.
Perianal Fistulas (known as Anal Furunculosis in the UK)- The Silent Killer. Half the battle is to know the enemy and plan a course of action. The members of the Perianal Fistula Support Group, wish to share our personal stories, successes, failures and the most "Current Medical Information Available" to those who need help.
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