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Fistula

Fis´tu`la
n.1.A reed; a pipe.
2.A pipe for convejing water.
3.(Med.) 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; as, a salivary fistula; an anal fistula; a recto-vaginal fistula.
Incomplete fistula
(Med.) a fistula open at one end only.
Noun1.fistula - a chronic inflammation of the withers of a horse
2.fistula - an abnormal passage leading from a suppurating cavity to the body surface
Synonyms: sinus
Pronunciation: (FIST-yoo-luh)

See arteriovenous fistula.

animal disease, fistulous withers
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Fissure needle
fissure of Rolando
fissure of Sylvius
Fissure vein
Fissurella
Fissurella apertura
Fissurellidae
Fist
fistfight
fistful
Fistic
Fisticuff
fisticuffs
Fistinut
fistmele
Fistuca
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Fistular
Fistularia
Fistulariidae
Fistularioid
Fistulate
Fistule
Fistuliform
Fistulina
Fistulina hepatica
Fistulinaceae
Fistulose
Fistulous
fistulous withers
Fit
fit for
fit in
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