Caudal regression syndrome - type I

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad A. ElBeialy


5 years old boy with urinary incontinence and chronic constipation.

Patient Data

Age: 5 years
Gender: Male

Sacral dysgenesis / hypogenesis and wedge-shaped termination of the conus at D12.

Case Discussion

This case shows  typical type I Caudal regression syndrome.

Type II Caudal regression syndrome is a constellation of low-lying conus terminating in a lipoma & sacral hypogenesis.


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Case information

rID: 29643
Published: 10th Jun 2014
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Spine
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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