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4,566 Possible Causes for Fistula

  • Urinary Tract Infection

    It was caused by coexistence of well-known risk factors and additionally intestino-vesical fistula.[] Urinary tract infection (UTI) is a common bacterial infection that can lead to significant morbidity including stricture, abscess formation, fistula, bacteraemia, sepsis,[] Chronic infections may result in urinary strictures, abscesses, fistulas, kidney stones, and, rarely, kidney damage or bladder cancer.[]

  • Sinusitis

    […] sinusitis can also be a complication of exodontia, resulting from tuberosity fractures, displaced teeth or root fragments and the creation of oroantral communications and fistulae[] Very occasionally, there is formation of a cutaneous fistula. Acute sinusitis can become chronic.[]

  • Patulous Eustachian Tube

    However, despite the abundance of diseases requiring a differential diagnosis from PET, such as superior semicircular canal dehiscence syndrome, perilymphatic fistula, acute[] KEYWORDS: Acute low-tone sensorineural hearing loss; Adhesive otitis media; Cholesteatoma; Patulous Eustachian Tube; Perilymphatic fistula; Superior semicircular canal dehiscence[]

  • Otitis Media

    Severe mixed hearing loss, facial palsy, labyrinthine fistula, post-aural fistula, perichondritis and extradural abscess were noted.[] 28-year-old woman presented with a long-standing history of ear discharge, hearing loss, facial weakness with ipsilateral facial swelling and cellulitis, a postauricular fistula[] A Mondini deformity is a specific type of inner ear dysplasia, which may present as a spontaneous perilymphatic fistula due to a stapes footplate deficiency.[]

  • Appendicitis

    During surgery, a 2.5 cm gallstone impacted at the base of the cecal appendix was found as the cause of a gangrenous appendicitis and obstruction; a choledochal-duodenal fistula[] The patient underwent incision and drainage of the abscess, resulting in the formation of an enterocutaneous fistula (ECF).[] Subsequent rupture of primary appendiceal abscesses may produce fistulas between the appendix and bladder, small intestine, sigmoid, or cecum.[]

  • Meningitis

    Recurrent meningitis and a congenital perilymph fistula. Ear Nose Throat J. 71 : 287 -290. Totan, M. 2002 .[] The sensitivity of HRCT in detecting CSF fistulas was previously reported to be between 50% and 100% ( 41 , 118 ).[] Recurrent meningitis secondary to perilymph fistula in young children. J. Otolaryngol. 19 : 222 -225. Madore, D. V. 1996 .[]

  • Adrenal Insufficiency

    In other circumstances of arterial vasodilation, such as cirrhosis or a large arteriovenous fistula, the activation of arterial baroreceptors is accompanied by the nonosmotic[] […] in low-output cardiac failure ( e.g. , ischemic or nonischemic cardiomyopathy) and in high-output cardiac failure ( e.g. , thyrotoxicosis, beriberi, large arteriovenous fistula[]

  • Tuberculosis

    Follow-up bronchoscopy performed at 3 months after starting the medication revealed decreased size of the fistula.[] Preseptal cellulitis in children with spontaneous draining fistula may also occur.[] LESSONS: This is a rare case of bronchonodal fistula appearing as the first presentation of TB in a 74-year-old male patient with SLE.[]

  • Carotid Cavernous Sinus Fistula

    Generally, direct fistulae comprise up to 9 out of 10 fistulae that are diagnosed.[] After closure of the fistula repeat CT studies of patients with enlarged extraocular muscles showed a diminution in muscle size.[] Abstract Seventy-five percent of carotid-cavernous sinus fistulae result from high velocity head trauma.[]

  • Enterovesical Fistula

    The most common form of EVF is a colovesical fistula. Rectovesical fistulae are more often observed after surgical procedures.[] Thirteen patients with colovesical fistulas had small intestinal series; the fistula was demonstrated in only five patients.[] From Wikidata Jump to navigation Jump to search No description defined enterovesical fistula edit Language Label Description Also known as English Vesicointestinal fistula[]

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