Colosalpingeal fistula: a rare complication of colonic diverticular disease

@article{Williams1999ColosalpingealFA,
  title={Colosalpingeal fistula: a rare complication of colonic diverticular disease},
  author={Susan M. Williams and Daniel J. Nolan},
  journal={European Radiology},
  year={1999},
  volume={9},
  pages={1432-1433}
}
Diverticular disease is a common condition in Western countries. The formation of inflammatory fistulae, usually from sigmoid colon to bladder or vagina, can be a feature of complicated cases of the disorder and is normally an indication for surgical intervention. We present a case of colosalpingeal fistulation occurring secondary to diverticulitis, a complication which, to our knowledge, has not been previously reported in the radiological literature. As in this instance, the initial clinical… CONTINUE READING

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