FISTULA By N., Sam M.S. - 6 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 ADOLESCENCE (Theories) ORGANIC SENSES ARISTOTLE (384-322 B.C.) STIMULUS (literally “goad”) CHILD PSYCHIATRY CEREBRAL CORTEX SEXUAL DEVIATIONS (GENERAL) CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY DESCARTES, RENE (1596-1650) HOMEOSTASIS Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "FISTULA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/fistula/ (accessed February 1, 2023).