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a. rectovaginal, rel. a la vagina y el recto.
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48) The reports identify Gellhorn and shelf designs most often; (12) rectovaginal fistula and VVFs appear more common with rubber or PVC pessaries when compared with polythene pessaries.
Congenital rectovaginal fistula, imperforate anus, hypospadias and other anatomical variants of cloacal dysgenesis can also be associated with maldevelopment of the Mullerian and mesonephric duct derivatives.
The case dealt with the development of a rectovaginal fistula that complicated an episiotomy during delivery (Purtill v.
The fetus eventually softens and is expelled, while the necrotic maternal tissue creates a vesicovaginal fistula, a rectovaginal fistula, or both.
Maria then became a patient of Wayne Blocker, who performed surgery on her to repair a rectovaginal fistula at a different facility, Brandon Regional Hospital.
Coverage includes a wide range of surgical and non-surgical interventions, such as pelvic floor muscle training, rectovaginal fistula repair, and pharmacologic treatment of urinary incontinence.