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Fistula: Latin for “bad news” by Leanne Parrott Patient Expert . Kaplan, and was informed that the ultrasound found a fistula in my small intestine.  A fistula... that the ultrasound found a fistula in my small intestine.  A fistula is essentially an abnormal passageway that forms...
Finally Back to the Fistula by Nathan M. Patient Expert using my fistula again (at least with one needle). So, I got to do my dialysis with the blood being drawn..., which is where a camera takes a look at your esophagus, stomach, and upper intestines. I have that appointment scheduled...
Anal Abscesses/Fistulae by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert other inflammation of the intestine, for example - can sometimes make these infections more likely. After an abscess... the pain), fever, and feeling poorly in general. A fistula develops in about 50 percent of all abscess...
Gastrointestinal Disorders by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert in the doctor's office. An anal fistula often follows drainage of an abscess and is an abnormal tube... and irritation. Fistulas also cause drainage, pain, and bleeding. They rarely heal by themselves and usually need...
DIVERTICULAR DISEASE by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert and to prevent complications. The doctor may also recommend surgery for complications of a fistula or intestinal.... Fistula A fistula is an abnormal connection of tissue between two organs or between an organ and the skin...
Diverticulosis vs. Diverticulitis by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert -size to much larger, are formed by increased pressure on weakened spots of the intestinal walls by gas.... They are most common in the lower portion of the large intestine (called the sigmoid colon). Diverticulosis...
Anatomic Problems of the Colon by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert of intestine or an area of intestine and another organ. An external fistula occurs between the intestine... and swelling. External fistulas may discharge pus or intestinal contents. Internal fistulas can be associated...
IBD by nitinsyal Patient Expert of the body to its own intestinal tract. The 2 major types of IBD are ulcerative colitis and Crohn disease... is inflammation of the mucosal lining of the intestinal tract, causing ulceration, edema, bleeding, and fluid...
For those who missed this articl ... by Odysseys of George Patient Expert . This is either to the small intestine(bowel) or the large intestine. This is called a fistula. This is a rare condition... through a fistula with the large intestine are often passed out without any problems. Surgery is performed...
Gastrointestinal Disorders by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert , usually under local anesthesia in the doctor's office. An anal fistula often follows drainage of an abscess..., causing itching and irritation. Fistulas also cause drainage, pain, and bleeding. They rarely heal...

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Introduction An anal fistula is when a small, tunnel like structure (tract) develops ... » Read on
Complications ... equired to remove a fistula. Intestinal obstruction If the in ... » Read on