FISTULA By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 the name that is given to a passageway that is not normal between 2 internal organs or an organ and the outside of the body. It can result from a wound or an abscess or surgery. FISTULA: "A fistula is a passageway between organs." Related Psychology Terms ABSCESS SEAT OF MIND PROPHYLACTIC SURGERY ACTIVATION GENICULATE BODY, GENITAL PLETHYSMOGRAPH VASCULAR INSUFFICIENCY RECOVERY OF FUNCTION THERMORECEPTOR GLAND Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FISTULA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/fistula/ (accessed October 17, 2021).