Imperforate anus

Common Name(s)

Imperforate anus

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Imperforate anus" for support, advocacy or research.

Pull-thru Network, Inc.

The Pull-thru Network is a volunteer-based organization dedicated to providing education, information, support and advocacy for those individuals, and the families of those individuals, who are affected by any congenital anorectal, colorectal or urogenital disorder and any of the variety of related diagnoses.

Last Updated: 8 Nov 2012

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Imperforate anus" for support, advocacy or research.

Pull-thru Network, Inc.

The Pull-thru Network is a volunteer-based organization dedicated to providing education, information, support and advocacy for those individuals, and the families of those individuals, who are affected by any congenital anorectal, colorectal or urogenital disorder and any of the variety of related diagnoses.

http://www.PullthruNetwork.org

Last Updated: 8 Nov 2012

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Imperforate anus" returned 34 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A rare case of perineal hamartoma associated with cryptorchidism and imperforate anus: case report.
 

Author(s): Kleiton Gabriel Ribeiro YamaƧake, Amilcar Martins Giron, Uenis Tannuri, Miguel Srougi

Journal: Einstein (Sao Paulo). 2014 Apr;12(2):234-6.

 

A full-term male neonate with anorectal anomaly and external perineal anomalies was referred to our service. Physical examination showed an epithelized perineal mass with cutaneous orifices, which had urine fistulization, hipotrofic perineal musculature, bilateral congenital clubfoot, ...

Last Updated: 9 Jul 2014

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Hidden mortality of imperforate anus.
 

Author(s): Sora Yasri, Viroj Wiwanitkit

Journal: Afr J Paediatr Surg. ;11(1):93.

 

Last Updated: 20 Mar 2014

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The hidden mortality of imperforate anus.
 

Author(s): Nikki Beudeker, Emily Broadis, Eric Borgstein, Hugo A Heij

Journal: Afr J Paediatr Surg. ;10(4):302-6.

 

Anorectal malformations (ARMs) affect 1 in 4000-5000 births and are a big challenge in western countries. However, little is known about ARMs in Africa. The aim of this study is to evaluate the incidence, treatment and outcome of ARMs in Malawi.

Last Updated: 28 Jan 2014

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The terms "Imperforate anus" returned 0 free, full-text review articles on human participants.

 
 
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