Words Like FISTULA
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5 Alternative Words Similar to fistula
1 examples of fistula
a salivary fistula; an anal fistula; a recto-vaginal fistula.
10 definitions of fistula
A pipe for convejing water.
A permanent abnormal opening into the soft parts with a constant discharge; a deep, narrow, chronic abscess; an abnormal opening between an internal cavity and another cavity or the surface
an abnormal passage leading from a suppurating cavity to the body surface
a chronic inflammation of the withers of a horse
An abnormal duct or passage resulting from injury, disease, or a congenital disorder that connects an abscess, cavity, or hollow organ to the body surface or to another hollow organ.
A reed; a pipe; a wind-instrument of music.
In the Roman Catholic Church, same as calamus, 4.
In pathology, a narrow passage or duct, formed by disease or injury, leading from an abscess to a free surface, or furnishing an abnormal means of egress from some normal cavity, as in vesicovaginal fistula.
[capitalized] [NL.] In zoology, a genus of polyps.