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extrophy

[′ek·strə·fē]
(medicine)
Malformation of an organ.
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Scar endometriosis in a patient with bladder extrophy. Int Surg.
[1] These include undescended testes, ambiguous genitalia, hydronephrosis, bladder extrophy, cloacal extrophy, patent urachus, polycystic kidneys, hypospadias, bifid scrotum, posterior urethral valves, absent kidney, horseshoe kidney, renal cyst and epispadias.
El complejo cuerpo extremidad, el complejo OEIS (del ingles onphalocele, extrophy, imperforated ano, spinal defects) y la anomalia cordon corto, son 3 entidades que por lo general estan descritas por separado pero que comparten entre sus hallazgos defectos de pared abdominal con exposicion de organos y un cordon umbilical muy corto o en algunos casos ausente, con la consecuente union del feto con la placenta a traves de las visceras expuestas.
The exceptions are patients with neurogenic diagnoses that are "insensate" (paralyzed) and patients who have too little bowel (cloacal extrophy) to safely augment the bladder.
In fact, she has become somewhat of an expert on extrophy of the bladder and now leads support groups for parents with children who are similarly afflicted.
The bladder extrophy and epispadias complex represents an additional challenge.
fetal spine showed kyphoscoliosis and Extrophy of bladder cloaca mucosa is seen.
DISCUSSION: The term OEIS complex which consists of omphalocele, extrophy of bladder, imperforate anus and spine abnormalities was first coined by carey et al in 1978.
Grey et al and Keppler et al (6) had stated that cloacal extrophy is associated with maternal exposure to diphenyl hydantoin and valproic acid and cigarette smoking.
(2) Widespread CG is seen in bladder extrophy, (2) neurogenic bladder, (11) and in association with pelvic lipomatosis.
INTRODUCTION: Bifid penis is a rare anomaly and accompanying anomalies vary from imperforate anus, colorectal anomaly, bladder extrophy and others.
P110 Quality Of Life Evaluation Of Adolescents Born With Bladder Extrophy Who Underwent Complex Urinary Reconstruction Melanie I.