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Fistula

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • June 8, 2006
  • 10:25 PM

My sister had a hysterectomy three weeks ago , bladder was damaged during surgery and now has Fistula: feces coming through vagina.Please someone with info on how this could happen and now what recourse. She's very ill and told she will have to have surgery to repair.

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  • Dont understand how did they damage it, I am scheduled for a partial hysterectomy and am nervous, heard they could damage bladder but how?
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  • For vascular access, I know you need to avoid the fistula, but always wondered why? Any reasoning would be of a great help. You can email the answer to george_nbbi@hotmail.com. Thanks George
    george_nbbi 1 Replies
    • November 1, 2006
    • 00:48 PM
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