Definitions

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  • noun Plural form of fistula.

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Examples

  • His specialties were the treatment of rectal and venereal diseases, but no search of his published writings or other literature unearthed any mention of his treating so-called fistulas of the penis.

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  • Instead of improving, the boy suffered formation of abnormal passageways between tissues called fistulas and blockages in his intestines.

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  • Instead of improving, the boy suffered formation of abnormal passageways between tissues called fistulas and blockages in his intestines.

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  • Instead of improving, the boy suffered formation of abnormal passageways between tissues called fistulas and blockages in his intestines.

    JSOnline.com

  • Instead of improving, the boy suffered formation of abnormal passageways between tissues called fistulas and blockages in his intestines.

    JSOnline.com

  • For every woman who dies, countless others are left with entirely preventable birth injuries, such as fistulas, that may shape the rest of their lives.

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  • Preventing and treating fistulas is far from as glamorous as microfinance, but imagine the impact.

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  • Preventing and treating fistulas is far from as glamorous as microfinance, but imagine the impact.

    Rebecca Kantar: What I Would Do with $29 Million

  • However, an estimated 2 million women, primarily in sub-Saharan Africa and Asia, have untreated fistulas with an estimated 50,000 to 100,000 new cases occurring each year.

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  • Certain antibiotics have been utilized in inflammatory bowel disease for treating intestinal inflammation, healing fistulas and treating infection.

    Medications

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