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Atypical presentation of currarino syndrome: A case report.

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Summary of "Atypical presentation of currarino syndrome: A case report."

Currarino syndrome is a rare congenital disorder characterized by a triad of anorectal malformation, a sacral bone defect, and a presacral mass. It results of an abnormal separation of the ectoderm from the endoderm caused by HLXB9 mutation in chromosome 7q36 in 50% of cases. The disorder is mostly hereditary as it can also be sporadic with a variable expression spectrum.

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Name: International journal of surgery case reports
ISSN: 2210-2612
Pages: 102-105

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