Colovesical fistula | definition of colovesical fistula by Medical dictionary
a fistulous passage connecting the colon and urinary bladder.
a fistula connecting the colon and the urinary bladder. Also called vesicocolonic fistula.
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Accuracy of computerized tomography in diagnosis of colovesical fistula
secondary to diverticular disease.
Vaginal fistula, colovesical fistula
(particularly due to diverticular disease), Crohn's disease or carcinoma of the colon or bladder, instrumentation and after trauma are other causes of gas production, and differential diagnosis should be made with emphysematous cystitis.