Карточка-задание по английскому языку на тему «MEDICAL WRITING: CASE ABSTRACT_181»
«MEDICAL WRITING: CASE ABSTRACT_181»
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High anorectal malformation
in a five-month-old boy: a case report
Anorectal malformation, one of the
most common congenital defects, may present with a wide spectrum of defects.
Almost all male patients present within first few days of life.
A five-month-old baby boy of
Indian origin and nationality presented with anal atresia and associated
rectourethral prostatic fistula. The anatomy of the malformation and our
patient's good condition permitted a primary definitive repair of the anomaly.
A brief review of the relevant literature is included.
Delayed presentation of a patient
with high anorectal malformation is rare. The appropriate treatment can be
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