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 DeCS Categories

C06 Digestive System Diseases .
C06.267 Digestive System Fistula .
C06.267.550 Intestinal Fistula .
C06.405 Gastrointestinal Diseases .
C06.405.469 Intestinal Diseases .
C06.405.469.471 Intestinal Fistula .
C17 Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases .
C17.800 Skin Diseases .
C17.800.135 Cutaneous Fistula .
C23 Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms .
C23.300 Pathological Conditions, Anatomical .
C23.300.575 Fistula .
C23.300.575.150 Cutaneous Fistula .
C23.300.575.185 Digestive System Fistula .
C23.300.575.185.550 Intestinal Fistula .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Intestinal Fistula .
Cholecystoduodenal Fistula .
Colovesical Fistula .
Enterocutaneous Fistula .
Fistula, Cholecystoduodenal .
Fistula, Colovesical .
Fistula, Enterocutaneous .
Fistula, Intestinal .
An abnormal anatomical passage between the INTESTINE, and another segment of the intestine or other organs. External intestinal fistula is connected to the SKIN (enterocutaneous fistula). Internal intestinal fistula can be connected to a number of organs, such as STOMACH (gastrocolic fistula), the BILIARY TRACT (cholecystoduodenal fistula), or the URINARY BLADDER of the URINARY TRACT (colovesical fistula). Risk factors include inflammatory processes, cancer, radiation treatment, and surgical misadventures (MEDICAL ERRORS). .
Cutaneous Fistula .
Cutaneous Fistulas .
External Fistulas .
Fistula, Cutaneous .
Fistula, External .
Fistula, Skin .
Fistulas, Cutaneous .
Fistulas, External .
Fistulas, Skin .
Skin Fistulas .
External Fistula .
Skin Fistula .
An abnormal passage or communication leading from an internal organ to the surface of the body. .
Fistula .
Fistulas .
Abnormal communication most commonly seen between two internal organs, or between an internal organ and the surface of the body. .