The most highly sought-after services have been cardiology and urology, including procedures for treating structural and congenital heart diseases, valve replacements and bladder exstrophy
I have read with great interest the case report by Ozcan et al, describing the case of a male bladder exstrophy
patient after gastrocystoplasty.
In a heartfelt interview, Benedicta talks about her daughter Annet's journey to Qatar for life altering bladder exstrophy
Figure 1 and 2: Arthrogryposis multiplex congenita with omphalocele minor, Bladder exstrophy
and inguinal hernia
Anaesthesia and analgesia for bladder exstrophy
Ruptured rectal duplication cyst with classical bladder exstrophy
He had a medical history of bladder exstrophy
and he had underwent multiple intra-abdominal surgical interventions for this condition.
1) During childhood, severe vesicoureteral reflux bladder exstrophy
and pelvic tumors requiring extensive excision also necessitate augmentation cystoplasty.
The three-year-old from Ballingry, Fife, was born with a rare condition called bladder exstrophy
, which meant part of his bladder developed on the outside of his body.
There are two recognized surgical methods for the repair of bladder exstrophy
in male infants.
associated with complete urethral duplication: A rare malformation with excellent prognosis.
There is a 40% incidence of coexistant anatomical abnormalities: choledochocele, annular pancreas, double diverticula, intestinal malrotation, imperforate anus, Hirschsprung's disease, congenital heart diseases, omphalocele, hypoplastic kidneys, bladder exstrophy
, situs inversus, Ladd's bands, portal vein anomalies, polysplenia and Down syndrome (6,7).