Dato10. apr 2017
Ugeskr Læger 2017;179;V12160882
A 38-year-old woman with an anovaginal fistula after consensual penile anal intercourse
In this case report a 38-year-old woman was admitted to hospital with anal bleeding and perianal pain after a consensual vaginal intercourse followed by an anal intercourse during which she felt a sudden profound pain. Nine days later she was diagnosed with an anovaginal fistula. A diverting sigmoideostomy was performed, and spontaneous healing was awaited. Rectovaginal fistula without concomitant anal sphincter injury as a result of consensual penile anal intercourse is an extremely rare occurrence, described only once previously.