Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons                           
Year : 2017  |  Volume : 22  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 124--125

Females with externally visible but stenosed fecal orifice – low or high anorectal malformation


Pavai Arunachalam, Sudipta Sen, Cenita J Sam, B Meenalosani 
 Department of Pediatric Surgery, PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

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Pavai Arunachalam
Department of Pediatric Surgery, PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
India

We report four female children with externally visible but stenosed fecal orifice which proved to be a high anorectal malformation (Type IV pouch colon). They were managed by an abdominoperineal approach with excellent results. We emphasize the correct recognition of this pathology.


How to cite this article:
Arunachalam P, Sen S, Sam CJ, Meenalosani B. Females with externally visible but stenosed fecal orifice – low or high anorectal malformation.J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2017;22:124-125


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Arunachalam P, Sen S, Sam CJ, Meenalosani B. Females with externally visible but stenosed fecal orifice – low or high anorectal malformation. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg [serial online] 2017 [cited 2021 Jan 20 ];22:124-125
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