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What are other kinds of fistula?

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Dr. Carlo Contreras
Surgery - Oncology
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In brief: Innumerable

There are dozens of different kinds.
A fistula is basically an abnormal connection between parts of the body. You can have fistulas between the arteries & veins, small bowel & colon, intestine & bladder, bowel & vagina, lungs & bile ducts, stomach & lungs, esophagus & trachea.... I think you get the idea.

In brief: Innumerable

There are dozens of different kinds.
A fistula is basically an abnormal connection between parts of the body. You can have fistulas between the arteries & veins, small bowel & colon, intestine & bladder, bowel & vagina, lungs & bile ducts, stomach & lungs, esophagus & trachea.... I think you get the idea.
Dr. Carlo Contreras
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Dr. William Carveth
Surgery - Colorectal

In brief: Anal fistulas

This can be a follow up complication of perirectal abscesses.

In brief: Anal fistulas

This can be a follow up complication of perirectal abscesses.
Dr. William Carveth
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