VAGINAL FISTULA

Sep 30, 2008

VAGINAL FISTULA- an abnormal tortuous opening between internal hollow organs, or between the internal hollow organ and the exterior of the body


Uterovaginal fistulas- opening between the ureter and the vagina

Vessicovaginal fistula- opening between the bladder and the vagina

Retrovaginal fistula - opening between the rectum and the vagina


CAUSES:

  • injury during the prolonged labor
  • vaginal reconstruction or injury
  • carcinoma
SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS:
  • fecal in continence
  • loss of urge to void
  • bladder contineously emptying
  • inflammation of the vulva

4 comments:

Tey said...

ohh i didnt know that fistual can also occur in vaginal area... I thought it can only possible for anal region. Thanks for the info
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Tey said...

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iceah said...

very informative site here c: thanx for the info c:

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