Does obstetric fistula limit my daily activities?


If you have obstetric fistula, you may be very limited in your activities due to lack of control of your flow of urine and feces. This condition usually prevents women from being very active in society. It is important for you to consult with a doctor for proper medical treatment to cure your condition. Surgery is a medical option for you that can enable you to become a part of society again.

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Digestive Diseases

Digestive diseases, also known as gastrointestinal diseases, are disorders that affect your esophagus, stomach and small and large intestines. The symptoms of digestive diseases vary widely depending on which part of your digestiv...

e system is affected. Generally symptoms can be blood in your stool, a change in bowel habits, pain, weight loss or heartburn that is not relieved by antacids. See you doctor if you have any of these signs of digestive disease.

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