Anal atresia

Case contributed by Dr M Sanal Kumar

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Newborn with absent anus

Patient Data

Age: Newborn
Gender: Male
X-ray

Rectal gas shadow is more than 2 cm from the metal marker (expected position of the anus), indicating a high type of anal fistula.

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Case information

rID: 36932
Published: 18th May 2015
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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