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Causes of Fistula

Causes of Fistula

A fistula can be caused by an injury, infection or inflammation of the structure in question. A fistula may also be created during a surgical procedure. Some fistulas may be congenital.

List of causes of Fistula

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Fistula) that could possibly cause Fistula includes:

Fistula: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Fistula, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Fistula:

Fistula: Causes and Types

Causes of Types of Fistula: Review the cause informationfor the various types of Fistula:

Fistula as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have Fistula as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of Fistula. Our database lists the following as having Fistula as a complication of that condition:

Fistula as a symptom:

Conditions listing Fistula as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of Fistula. Our database lists the following as having Fistula as a symptom of that condition:

Medical news summaries relating to Fistula:

The following medical news items are relevant to causes of Fistula:

Related information on causes of Fistula:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Fistula may be found in:


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