Anal atresia

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
X-ray

Neonate supine film demonstrating prominent bowel gas. Note the absence of any gas in the pelvis. This is suggestive of anal atresia

Case Discussion

The diagnosis of anal atresia was confirmed clinically. 

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Case information

rID: 6350
Published: 11th Jun 2009
Last edited: 22nd Mar 2018
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