Colovaginal fistula

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What is colovaginal fistula?

A Colovaginal fistula is an opening through the intestinal wall and into the vagina; this opening allows the contents of the intestine to leak. Vaginal secretions can be varied and abnormal and may sometimes include feces if it's a rectovaginal opening.

Common symptoms reported by people with colovaginal fistula

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, insomnia, fatigue, and pain) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with colovaginal fistula

You’ve tried
Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
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Treatment name(s)
Type
Surgery
How many have tried
1
Tried for
colovaginal fistula (1)
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Treatment name(s)

(Ultram)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
Pain (1)

Data from patients with colovaginal fistula, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with colovaginal fistula

You’ve tried
Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
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Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
for colovaginal fistula (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Hospitalization
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
colovaginal fistula (1)
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Treatment name(s)

(Ultram)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
Pain (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with colovaginal fistula, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has colovaginal fistula on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 0
40s 3
50s 8
60s 3
70+ 3
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 1
40-49 years 3
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Sex

Distribution of sex

100% Female
0% Male

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 5
Not Diagnosed 1

These charts show data from colovaginal fistula patients who have completed their condition history
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