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 (fĭs′chə-ləs) or fis·tu·lar (-lər)
1. Of or resembling a fistula.
2. Tubular and hollow, as the leaves of a scallion.
3. Made of or containing tubular parts.
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Adj.1.fistular - hollow and tube-shaped like a reed
pathology - the branch of medical science that studies the causes and nature and effects of diseases
hollow - not solid; having a space or gap or cavity; "a hollow wall"; "a hollow tree"; "hollow cheeks"; "his face became gaunter and more hollow with each year"
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Following the surgery, fistular efflux increased, but fissures developed in the meantime.
First, ectopic pregnancy can be explained by the presence of fistular tracts between the vaginal dome and the peritoneum or between the vaginal dome and a fallopian tube (2).
Thus, the voice resounds in the palate by means of the air that pushes from the chest as far as the throat, and it reverberates and is refracted by the fistular cimbalare [17] and by the tendons and muscles dilating and constricting according as he wants who produces the voice.
Sin embargo, creemos que la precision a estos volumenes de flujo no es tan significativa, ya que no toda insuficiencia cardiaca en un paciente de dialisis es causada por un marcado desarrollo fistular, y es mas, un abordaje inadecuado a causa de un diagnostico diferencial deficiente, puede agravar el problema de base, asi como privar al paciente de un acceso vascular de forma injustificada (28).