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A Fistula is an abnormal opening or passage between two organs or between an organ and the surface of the body. Fistulas may be caused by injury, infection, or inflammation, or may be created during surgery.
Quality services at healthcare facilities could reduce ‘devastating’ birth injury

Quality services at healthcare facilities could reduce ‘devastating’ birth injury

Mathematical model to show how to prevent fistulas in women during childbirth

Mathematical model to show how to prevent fistulas in women during childbirth

Study compares clinical outcomes of Ellipsys and WavelinQ-4F pAVF devices

Study compares clinical outcomes of Ellipsys and WavelinQ-4F pAVF devices

Ellipsys Vascular Access System reduces time for dialysis treatments

Ellipsys Vascular Access System reduces time for dialysis treatments

Two discoveries can lead to a new wave of more-complex organoid development

Two discoveries can lead to a new wave of more-complex organoid development

New surgical technique could lead to better dialysis outcomes

New surgical technique could lead to better dialysis outcomes

Ellipsys System can help create durable vascular access for end-stage renal disease

Ellipsys System can help create durable vascular access for end-stage renal disease

New joint venture aims to develop implantable cell therapies for debilitating conditions with no cure

New joint venture aims to develop implantable cell therapies for debilitating conditions with no cure

New dialysis approach provides high levels of satisfaction for kidney patients

New dialysis approach provides high levels of satisfaction for kidney patients

A rare diagnosis leads to successful treatment for patient with unusual vascular condition

A rare diagnosis leads to successful treatment for patient with unusual vascular condition

Work in progress on medicine for treatment of ulcerative colitis

Work in progress on medicine for treatment of ulcerative colitis

Noninvasive radiation therapy offers new hope for patients with high-risk heart arrhythmias

Noninvasive radiation therapy offers new hope for patients with high-risk heart arrhythmias

Radiation therapy reduces episodes of deadly rapid heart rhythm

Radiation therapy reduces episodes of deadly rapid heart rhythm

One-fifth of U.S. surgeons still 'overusing' riskier method to create kidney dialysis access, study finds

One-fifth of U.S. surgeons still 'overusing' riskier method to create kidney dialysis access, study finds

A new approach to predict complications after surgery for patients with larynx cancer

A new approach to predict complications after surgery for patients with larynx cancer

Experts in coloproctology will unite to promote global collaboration at 14th Annual ESCP conference

Experts in coloproctology will unite to promote global collaboration at 14th Annual ESCP conference

Therapeutic endoscopy has an expanding role in the treatment of IBD

Therapeutic endoscopy has an expanding role in the treatment of IBD

Non-surgical fistula creation system Ellipsys becomes key focus of attention at CiDA

Non-surgical fistula creation system Ellipsys becomes key focus of attention at CiDA

Study finds link between Medicaid expansion and lower death rates among dialysis patients

Study finds link between Medicaid expansion and lower death rates among dialysis patients

New approach using 'cellular dust' offers hope for regenerative medicine

New approach using 'cellular dust' offers hope for regenerative medicine