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Disease Anus, Imperforate

Name Anus, Imperforate
Synonyms Anal Atresia | Anal Atresias | Atresia, Anal | Atresias, Anal | Imperforate Anus
Definition A congenital abnormality characterized by the persistence of the anal membrane, resulting in a thin membrane covering the normal ANAL CANAL. Imperforation is not always complete and is treated by surgery in infancy. This defect is often associated with NEURAL TUBE DEFECTS; MENTAL RETARDATION; and DOWN SYNDROME.
Categories Congenital abnormality | Digestive system disease
MeSH® ID D001006
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1. DiseasesDigestive System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Digestive System Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Anus, Imperforate Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Congenital Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Digestive System Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Anus, Imperforate Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Anus, Imperforate Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Anal Atresia, Hypospadias, and Penoscrotal Inversion
  Axial mesodermal dysplasia spectrum
  Cervical ribs sprengel anomaly anal atresia urethral obstruction
  Deafness nephritis ano rectal malformation
  Growth and Developmental Retardation, Ocular Ptosis, Cardiac Defect, and Anal Atresia
  Johanson Blizzard syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Karandikar Maria Kamble syndrome
  Oculootofacial Dysplasia
  Oculootoradial syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Omphalocele exstrophy imperforate anus Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Opitz-Kaveggia syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Spondylocostal Dysostosis with Anal Atresia and Urogenital Anomalies
  Stratton-Parker Syndrome
  Thymic-Renal-Anal-Lung dysplasia
  Townes-Brocks-Branchiootorenal-Like Syndrome
  Townes-Brocks syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  VATER association Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Vater Association With Hydrocephalus
  Verloes Gillerot Fryns syndrome