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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An abnormal passage leading from a suppurating cavity to the body surface; A chronic inflammation of the withers of a horse.

Usage examples (32)
  • Doctors here specialize in fistula operation and women travel here from far and wide for a cure.
  • Typically, a fistula occurs when a physically immature teenage girl tries to give birth, and the baby gets stuck.
  • PESCA: Coming up, a documentary about a condition in women called fistula and the stigma it creates and the women who fight against it.
  • Definition of this term fistula for more
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