exstrophy

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exstrophy

[′ek·strə·fē]
(medicine)
Eversion; the turning inside out of a part.
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Duplication of the abdominal vena cava associated with cloacal exstrophy.
Further, the controversy of sex reassignment for a male infant born without a penis as a result of cloacal exstrophy of the bladder or penile ablation will not be addressed.
The incidence of cloacal exstrophy is estimated to be one in 2.
Other results are less clear--as in cases of infants whose sex is reassigned due to cloacal exstrophy, a rare birth defect.
Joella was born with cloacal exstrophy - a condition that affects one in 150,000 babies.
The baby, born on November 12, is suffering from a rare congenital disorder called cloacal exstrophy in which innerabdominal structures are exposed.