imperforate anus


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Noun1.imperforate anus - a congenital defect of the anus; there is partial or complete obstruction of the anal opening
anus - the excretory opening at the end of the alimentary canal
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Congenital short colon associated with imperforate anus (Zachary-Morgan syndrome).
A 26-year-old female patient presented with an imperforate anus and constipation with feces passing through a fistula located at the distal part of her vagina.
Associated nonurogenital congenital anomalies include duplication of the lower gastrointestinal tract, spina bifida, duplication of the spine, meningocele, meningomyelocele, diastasis of the pubic symphysis, anorectal atresia, and imperforate anus (2, 4-6).
When J-Ann Atutubo was born five years ago in Jose Panganiban town in Camarines Norte province, he was diagnosed with three conditions: hydrocephallus, myelomeningocele and an imperforate anus (no anal opening).
17) reported three patients who presented with MRKH syndrome and rectovestibular fistula with imperforate anus and symptoms of primary amenorrhea and loose stools.
Anorectal malformations are congenital anomalies that occur in approximately 1 in 5000 live births and range in severity from anal stenosis or imperforate anus to complex deformities such as cloacal exstrophy.
William was born at University Hospital of North Tees in Stockton and diagnosed with Down's Syndrome, an imperforate anus and breathing problems.
It may also be associated with hydrocephalus, imperforate anus, patent ductus arteriosus (Avi Rubinov et al.
Anal stenosis is the most frequent anorectal malformation followed by imperforate anus [8, 10].
Keywords: Enterolith, Colostomy, Imperforate anus, Urinary obstruction, Intestinal obstruction.
Congenital rectovaginal fistula, imperforate anus, hypospadias and other anatomical variants of cloacal dysgenesis can also be associated with maldevelopment of the Mullerian and mesonephric duct derivatives.