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Synonyms for fistula

a chronic inflammation of the withers of a horse

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an abnormal passage leading from a suppurating cavity to the body surface


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This study aimed to evaluate abnormalities in coagulation in CD patients complicated with intestinal fistula and to investigate whether the coagulation status changed is associated with intestinal fistula of CD.
Initially, the patient was managed medically considering HCM as the cause of his symptoms but subsequently, with the findings of coronary artery fistula by CTA, the surgical correction of the fistula was advised.
Bethany Cole pledged unequivocal and continues support of Fistula Care Plus Project and would continue to work for the expansion and quality improvement of the center.
In addition, the EPO granted TiGenix the divisional European patent EP 2944688 entitled "Use of adipose tissue-derived stromal stem cells in treating fistula," protecting pharmaceutical compositions comprising Cx601.
Biopharmaceutical company Vascular Therapies Inc stated on Thursday that it has presented preliminary results relating to analysis of the first 18 (open-label) patients from its US Phase 3 fistula study at the recent annual meeting of the American Society of Nephrology (ASN).
Keywords: Adult, Congenital tracheoesophageal fistula, H-Type Tracheoesophageal fistula, Late presentation, VACTERAL, VATER.
28 cases had a primary fistula with five had previously undergone perianal abscess drainage.
The bench was hearing a petition jointly filed by gynaecologist Dr Shershah Syed, non-governmental organisation Tehreek-i-Niswan and Kiran Sohail, a mother of six who had developed obstetric fistula after having her first child and was left untreated for over eight years.
Recognizing and managing a chylous fistula intraoperatively is the most effective approach to management.
Conclusion: Fistulectomy technique was more effective as compare to fistulotomy in the treatment of low fistula in ano in terms of less post-operative pain and less healing time.
Approximately 5 cm of oesophagus was excised proximally to the fistula and another 5 cm distal to it.
Talking to reporter here on the International Fistula Day to end Obstetric Fistula like elsewhere in the world.
PESHAWAR -- one of the most serious injuries of childbirth, obstetric fistula is a hole in the birth canal caused by prolonged, obstructed labour due to the lack of timely and adequate medical care.
Obstetric fistula affects many women in developing countries and the campaign aims to reduce the incidence of this condition as well as the ongoing tragedy of maternal death and injury due to preventable medical conditions.