Urachal-sigmoid fistula in an adult male

Flanagan, Deidre A.; Mellinger, John D.
August 1998
American Surgeon;Aug1998, Vol. 64 Issue 8, p762
Academic Journal
Describes a medical case of urachal-colonic fistula in an adult male. Description of urachal cysts; Prevalence of the disease during childhood; Rare cases of urachal cysts among persons over 40; Description of fistula in a patient with a normal colon; Description of the urachus; Use of primary percutaneous drainage to control infection before cyst excision.


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