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Definition of Fistulae

Fistulae
Fistula Fis"tu*la (?; 135), n.; pl. Fistul[ae]. [L.] 1. A reed; a pipe. 2. A pipe for convejing water. [Obs.] --Knight. 3. (Med.) A permanent abnormal opening into the soft parts with a constant discharge; a deep, narrow, chronic abscess; an abnormal opening between an internal cavity and another cavity or the surface; as, a salivary fistula; an anal fistula; a recto-vaginal fistula. Incomplete fistula (Med.), a fistula open at one end only.

Meaning of Fistulae from wikipedia

- A fistula (plural: fistulas or fistulae /-li, -laɪ/; from Latin fistula, "tube, pipe") in anatomy is an abnormal connection between two hollow spaces (technically...
- based on symptoms and may be supported by use of methylene blue. Obstetric fistulae are almost entirely preventable with appropriate use of cesarean section...
- Anal fistulae commonly occur in people with a history of anal abscesses. They can form when anal abscesses do not heal properly. Anal fistulae originate...
- A seton or seton stitch is a procedure used to aid the healing of fistulae (abnormal connections between two epithelium-lined organs or vessels). The procedure...
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- An arteriovenous fistula is an abnormal connection or p****ageway between an artery and a vein. It may be congenital, surgically created for hemodialysis...
- K; Dalainas, I; Stamatakos, M; Filis, K (Jul–Sep 2011). "Aortoenteric fistulae: present-day management". International Surgery. 96 (3): 266–73. doi:10...
- Octreotide, sold under the brand name Sandostatin (marketed by Novartis) among others, is an octapeptide that mimics natural somatostatin pharmacologically...
- Double dye test is useful for diagnosing vesico****l or uretero****l fistulae. For this test, the patient takes oral phenazopyridine (Pyridium) 200 mg...