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*  Double dye test
Vaginal fistula from Mayo Clinic. ... If the tampon turns blue, vesicovaginal fistula is suspected. ... as multiple fistulae may be located in this way. Obstetric fistula Rectovaginal fistula Colposcopy Urinary incontinence Cardozo ... It is also important to ensure that adequate distension of the bladder occurs as some fistulae do not leak at small volumes; ... If the tampon turns orange, ureterovaginal fistula is suspected. If the tampon turns blue and orange, suspect a combination of ...
*  Chassar Moir
J.C.M. 'Vesico-vaginal Fistula', 1961. J.C.M. 2nd edition 'Vesico-vaginal Fistula', 1967. Numerous published, including: Moir J ... J.CM.'s outstanding contribution of gynaecological surgery was the repair of vesicovaginal fistulae and stress incontinence ... the use of x-rays in pelvimetry for pregnant women to aid safe delivery and developed advanced repair techniques for fistula ...
*  Obstetric fistula
"Women's Health." Vaginal Fistula Causes, Symptoms, & Treatments. WebMD, n.d. Web. 22 Oct. 2012. "Obstetric Fistula." Our Bodies ... Obstetric fistula at Curlie (based on DMOZ) Worldwide Fistula Fund homepage Fistula Care Nicholas D. Kristof reporting from the ... "Epidemiology of vesico-vaginal fi stulas in northern Nigeria". W Afr Med J. 9: 98-102. McKinney, T. B. (2006). Fistula women of ... Hilton P. Vesico-vaginal fistulas in developing countries. Int J Gynecol Obstet 2003;82:285-95. Keeton C (2004). "Sexual abuse ...
*  Urogenital fistulas
A small number of vaginal fistulas are congential. The presence of a vaginal fistula has a profound effect on the quality of ... Urogenital fistulas are often classified according to their cause: obstetric fistula, congenital fistula and iatrogenic fistula ... An entero-vaginal fistula can form between the bowel and the vagina. Rectovaginal fistulae result from inflammatory bowel ... Globally, 75% of urogenital fistulas are obstructive labor fistulas. The average age of a woman who develops a fistula due to ...
*  François Joseph Herrgott
Du Traitement des fistules vésico-vaginales, 1874 - Treatment of vesico-vaginal fistulae. Notice historique sur Semmelweiss et ...
*  National Council of Women's Societies
In 1985, NCWS started a Vesico Vaginal Fistula project with assistance from Ford Foundation. The organization is also involved ...
*  Urinary incontinence
These types of vaginal fistulas include, most commonly, vesicovaginal fistula and, more rarely, ureterovaginal fistula. These ... Fistulas caused by obstetric and gynecologic trauma or injury are commonly known as obstetric fistulas and can lead to ... Small vaginal cones of increasing weight may be used to help with exercise. They seem to be better than no active treatment in ... The use of standard techniques along with a vaginogram or radiologically viewing the vaginal vault with instillation of ...
*  May Ratnayake
A Case of Vesico-Vaginal Fistula resulting from Simple Ulceration of a Prolapse in an Old Woman. DR. May Ratnayeke L.R.C.P., F. ... Umbilical fistula caused by a patent meckel's diverticulum, DR. May Ratnayeke L.R.C.P., F.R.C.S., Medical Officer In Charge, ...
*  Cutting for Stone
Shiva becomes an expert in the repair of vesico-vaginal and recto-vaginal fistulas. A vasectomy is described in detail "so ... Focused on the repair of birth-related fistulas, he takes up his surgical training with Hema eschewing a formal medical ...
*  Nigeria
In Nigeria, at least half a million suffer from vaginal fistula, largely as a result of lack of medical care. Early marriages ... "In Nigeria, neglected women bear the shame of fistulas". Lewis, Gwyneth; Bernis, L. De; Safer, World Health Organization ... can result in fistula. Most workers in the informal sector are women. Nigeria portal Index of Nigeria-related articles Outline ... Department of Making Pregnancy (1 January 2006). "Obstetric Fistula: Guiding Principles for Clinical Management and Programme ...
*  St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
From South Carolina, Sims had developed a revolutionary approach to treating vesico-vaginal fistulas, a catastrophic ...
*  Hilda Adefarasin
... her tenure promoted an Expanded Programme on Immunization and operational theatres for young girls with vestino vaginal fistula ...
*  Vesicovaginal fistula
Fistula Vesico Vaginal Information in Spanish about Fistula Vesico Vaginal. Caracas, Venezuela Worldwide Fistula Fund is a non- ... Women's Health and Education Center Urinary Fistula Bladder - Vaginal Fistula Surgeons "James Marion Sims (1813-1883)" by A. ... Vesicovaginal fistula (VVF) is a subtype of female urogenital fistula (UGF). Vesicovaginal fistula, or VVF, is an abnormal ... Vaginal fistulas can also result from particularly violent cases of rape, especially those involving multiple rapists and/or ...
*  List of vaginal anomalies
Congenital recto-vaginal fistula associated with a normal anus (type H fistula) and rectal atresia in a patient. Report of a ... Many vaginal anomalies are not detected at birth because the external genitalia can appear to be normal. Vaginal defects can ... Isolated incidents of vaginal anomalies can occur with no apparent cause and in other instances these anomalies are part of a ... Vaginal anomalies are those abnormal structures that are formed (or not formed) during the prenatal development of the female ...
*  Karl Wilhelm Wutzer
... and was an early practitioner of surgery for vesico-vaginal fistula (VVF). In the field of ophthalmology, he published a ...
*  Josephine Elechi
Having garnered the necessary support, the MCCI team set out to construct and equip a Vesico-Vaginal Fistula Center for the ... she described efforts to combat vesico-vaginal fistula (VVF) in Ebonyi State through a combination of legislation, ... A 2-day stakeholders forum was organized and attended by MCCI, the Federal Ministry of Health, USAID/Acquire Fistula Project ... In collaboration with Acquire Project Fistula Care, a training on infection prevention and control was organized for the staff ...
*  Gianna Beretta Molla
The doctors found an unseen complication that caused a rectal-vaginal fistula which was one that the hospital was not equipped ... her lead and the group soon discovered that Cirilo's pain had disappeared with the doctors amazed at the fact that the fistula ...
*  J. Marion Sims
... and vaginal irritation, scarring, and loss of vaginal function. Sims also worked to repair rectovaginal fistulas, a related ... He developed techniques that have been the basis of modern vaginal surgery. The Sims' vaginal speculum aided in vaginal ... He repaired the fistula successfully in Anarcha. His technique using silver-wire sutures led to successful repair of a fistula ... Empress and slave alike." Vaginal surgery: fistula repair. Instrumentation: Sims' speculum; Sims' sigmoid catheter. Exam and ...
*  Leader Stirling
Plastic surgeries were frequent for chronic ulcers, burns, hare-lip, vesico-vaginal fistula, trachoma, various scars and most ...
*  Diseases of poverty
Obstetric fistula or vaginal fistula is a medical condition in which a fistula (hole) develops between either the rectum and ... "Obstetric Fistula In Ilorin, Nigeria." Plos Medicine 1.1 (2004): 022-024. Academic Search Complete. Web. 25 Oct. 2012. DYE, B ... doi:10.1111/j.1442-2018.2007.00363.x Creanga, A. A.; R.R. Genadry (November 2007). "Obstetric fistulas: A clinical review". ... vagina (see rectovaginal fistula) or between the bladder and vagina (see vesicovaginal fistula) after severe or failed ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C13)
... vaginal discharge MeSH C13.371.894.700.500 --- leukorrhea MeSH C13.371.894.767 --- vaginal fistula MeSH C13.371.894.834 --- ... vaginal neoplasms MeSH C13.371.820.800.418.968 --- vulvar neoplasms MeSH C13.371.820.800.820 --- urologic neoplasms MeSH ... vaginal neoplasms MeSH C13.371.894.870 --- vaginismus MeSH C13.371.894.906 --- vaginitis MeSH C13.371.894.906.633 --- ...
*  Laser coagulation
... and recto-vaginal fistula, and severe damage in case of accidents, as well as the cost. The other two modalities were largely ...
*  IVUMed
The women's health program teaches physicians to treat the devastating effects of vesico-vaginal fistula (VVF), a condition ... suffer from vesicovaginal fistula (VVF), a condition in which a woman leaks urine and/or feces constantly, often as a result of ...
*  Antoine Joseph Jobert de Lamballe
... an autoplastic cure of vaginal fistula. He wrote: Traité théorique et pratique des maladies chirurgicales du canal intestinal ( ... autoplastic closure of as vesicovaginal fistula Jobert's suture - an interrupted suture of various kinds for a divided ...
*  Slave health on plantations in the United States
The purpose of the operations was to try and fix conditions called vesico-vaginal fistula and recto-vaginal fistula, i.e. a ... Betsy, Anarcha and Lucy survived multiple attempts to fix their condition, and although Sims was able to close the fistula, ... tear in the vaginal wall resulting in chronic leakage from the bladder. These conditions were common results of childbirth ...
*  Childbirth
Vaginal tears can occur during childbirth, most often at the vaginal opening as the baby's head passes through, especially if ... Left untreated, severe complications include death of mother and/or baby, and genitovaginal fistula. Obstructed labour, also ... Vaginal birth injury with visible tears or episiotomies are common. Internal tissue tearing as well as nerve damage to the ... Vaginal birth injury is a necessary, but not sufficient, cause of all non hysterectomy related prolapse in later life. Risk ...