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My sister says she has vesicovaginal fistula. Are family members more likely to get the same thing?
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In brief: No
Vesicovaginal fistula is an acquired condition, meaning it is not genetic in origin.
There isn't any clear genetic predisposition for this condition.

In brief: No
Vesicovaginal fistula is an acquired condition, meaning it is not genetic in origin.
There isn't any clear genetic predisposition for this condition.
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