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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Though our patient had congenital thumb hypoplasia and cervical scoliosis in addition to TEF but other associations like anal atresia, cardiac defects or renal malformations of VACTERAL or VATER syndrome were not found.
RLD is often associated with syndromes like thrombocytopenia-absent radius (TAR), Holt-Oram syndrome, Vertebral anomalies, Anal atresia, Cardiac defects, Tracheoesophageal fistula and/or Esophageal atresia, Renal and Radial anomalies, and Limb defects (VACTERL) association, Craniofacial microsomia, Fanconi anaemia, etc.
8,11-17) The VATER association is defined as vertebral defect, anal atresia, tracheoesophageal fistula, and renal dysplasia.
Vertebral defects, Anal atresia, T-E fistula with esophageal atresia, Radial and Renal dysplasia: a spectrum of associated defects.
checking for associated congenital abnormalities (vertebral defects, anal atresia, cardiac defects, tracheo-oesophageal fistula, renal anomalies, and limb abnormalities (VACTERL syndrome)).