Congenital pouch colon associated with anorectal malformation: report of 2 cases


Demirogullari B., Ozen I. O. , Afsarlar C., Moraftglu S., Poyraz A., Sonmez K., ...More

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, vol.42, no.10, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

Congenital pouch colon associated with anorectal malformation is an unusual anomaly reported most frequently in Asian countries. Pediatric surgeons must be familiar with this anomaly and the pre- and postoperative problems of these patients. The aim of this report is to bring attention to congenital pouch colon associated with anorectal malformation by discussing experiences with 2 patients. (C) 2007 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.