exstrophy

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exstrophy

(ˈɛkstrəfɪ)
n
(Pathology) med congenital eversion of a hollow organ, esp the urinary bladder
[C19: from Greek ex-1 + strophein to turn]
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The various genitourinary anomalies associated with duplication of IVC are horseshoe kidney, cloacal exstrophy, circum-aortic renal vein known as 'venous collar,' retro-aortic left renal vein.
Although double IVC is known to be associated with a range of genitourinary abnormalities including horseshoe kidney, crossed fused ectopia, cloacal exstrophy, and retroaortic renal vein, none of these anomalies were seen in our patient [11].
Lastly, other syndromes and conditions with genital abnormalities, such as cloacal exstrophy of the bladder (multi-organ pelvic defect resulting in severe inadequacy or absence of genitalia), perineoscrotal hypospadias, micropenis, penile agenesis (aphallia), vaginal agenesis, and penile ablation (loss of penis from traumatic injury), are blanketed by the phrase DSD.
Omphalocoele is frequently seen in the context of congenital syndromes, with multiple associated anomalies, such as Beckwith Wiedemann syndrome, cloacal exstrophy, OEIS complex (Omphalocoele, exstrophy, and imperforated anus, spinal), Cantrells pentalogy and trisomies.
Associated conditions of relevance to the abdominal procurement surgeon include anomalies of the renal veins (circum aortic renal collar, and retro aortic renal vein) (1), right retro caval ureter (3), horseshoe kidney, congenital right renal agenesis (4) and cloacal exstrophy (5).
He has acongenital defect, cloacal exstrophy, in which an area of intestinal mucosa is interposed between two separate areas of urinary bladder