A rare case of rectovaginal fistula caused by coital injury in a patient of MRKH

Kumkum Srivastava, Mona Asnani, Maryam Ali, Shipra Kunwar


Rectovaginal fistula is defined as an epithelized communication between the rectum and vagina with involuntary escape of flatus and/or faeces into the vagina. Rectovaginal fistula is a very distressing problem for women. The successful management of this problem depends on the etiology, size and location of both fistula, as well as assessing the competence of the continence mechanism. It may be acquired and congenital, the most common causes are obstetrical injury. Coital injury is very rare cause of recto vaginal fistula. Here we are reporting a rare case of MRKH along with recto vaginal fistula resulting from coital trauma.


Rectovaginal fistula, Mullerian agenesis

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