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It's a boil! It's a wound! No! It's a fistula, man! by Kamal S. Patient ExpertHealth Maven I have a fistula in my left upper arm. I have so many people staring at it that I get a little uncomfortable at times. Now, fistulae generally are a little gross to see. Mine has the arterial vein...
Fistula infected by Kamal S. Patient ExpertHealth Maven My fistula is infected now like never before. I have been put on very strong oral antibiotics... yesterday to give the fistula rest for a day. In fact the nephrologist was also suggesting that I might need...
Fistula troubling yet again by Kamal S. Patient ExpertHealth Maven For the last few weeks, I have been having problems with my fistula. My venous site... yet another site. Needling is bad enough with a fistula - buttonholes or with sharps. These kinds of problems...
Fistula- To Hide, or not To Hide, THAT is the Question by Florence F. Patient Expert Ahh, the fistula. My lifeline. My Saviour. My Fistula. How can a thing of such beauty..., tube tops, etc. I don't do that very often now because of my fistula. I don't know if it's a fair...
Anal fistula by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert What is anal fistula? Anal fistulae originate from the anal glands, which are located... by this process is the fistula. Definitive treatment of a fistula aims to help stop its recurrence...
Malpractice defense: Hysterectomy Leading to Vesicovaginal Fistula by David W. Patient Expert Gastric Bypass tPA Infusion Recurrent Hiatal Hernia Hysterectomy / Fistula Judgment for the Defense Hysterectomy Leading to Vesicovaginal Fistula PLAINTIFF’S CLAIM: The Plaintiff claimed that the Defendant...
State of the fistula by Kamal S. Patient ExpertHealth Maven in India and wanted to see my setup. When they came, we discussed my treatment and they saw my fistula... fistula and it could rupture and lead to an emergency situation where there could be uncontrolled bleeding...
Fistula pain by Kamal S. Patient ExpertHealth Maven For the last couple of days I have been having some pain in the venous site of my AV Fistula... that this has happened. A fistula is basically an access to your body's blood for dialysis. During dialysis, blood...
Moving from a jugular to a fistula: mixed feelings by Kamal S. Patient ExpertHealth Maven of the catheter lines and the dialysis is started. When I eventually got my fistula in 1997, I remember every one around me was excited. "The fistula is working!" "Here, feel the thrill, the bruit", the doctor would say offering...
A good fistula plan is so important by Kamal S. Patient ExpertHealth Maven on my left upper arm. They were creating an arteriovenous fistula - basically connecting a vein and an artery... of another vein and created the fistula at the end of three hours. When I went back to my nephrologist...

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