Tip 213: anorectal malformations 2

Anorectal malformations can be associated with other congenital anomalies such as :

  • CHARGE (Coloboma, Heart defects, Atresia of the nasal choanae, Retardation of growth, Genital or urinary abnormalities, Ear abnormalities)
  • VACTERL (Vertebral anomalies, Anal atresia, Cardiac defects, Tracheo-Esophageal fistula, Renal anomalies, Limb defects).

Reference: Levitt, M. A., & Peña, A. (2007). Anorectal malformations. Orphanet J Rare Dis2(33), 1-13.

Previously published: 19/01/15

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