Laparoscopic Repair of a Colovesical Fistula
Colovesical fistulas are uncommon complications of complex pelvic surgery, colonic diverticular disease, and malignancy . The clinical presentation usually is irritative lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) and pneumaturia. Evaluation includes computed tomography (CT) cystography, cystoscopy, and colonoscopy. Management entails disconnecting the fistula and treating the underlying cause by open surgery or laparoscopy.
KeywordsLower Urinary Tract Symptom Laparoscopic Repair Laparoscopic Colectomy Vicryl Suture Uncommon Complication
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