Topics

Congenital prepubic urachal-cutaneous fistula.

08:00 EDT 1st November 2019 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Congenital prepubic urachal-cutaneous fistula."

Congenital prepubic fistula is a very rare congenital anomaly that manifests as a punctiform opening in the midline of the pubic region. According to Campbell, congenital prepubic fistulae are duplicates of the dorsal urethra. Recent investigations have shown that this problem may have a complex etiology. We report a case of a congenital prepubic fistula in 2-month old female neonate, which manifested as a simple punctiform opening in the pubic region, with purulent secretion that resulted from applying pressure to the region. The surgical treatment was successful, and the infant had an uneventful postoperative course of healing.

Affiliation

Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: Turkish journal of urology
ISSN: 2149-3235
Pages: 474-476

Links

DeepDyve research library

PubMed Articles [2615 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Research progress of congenital preauricular fistula.

Congenital preauricular fistula can be sporadic or genetic. When inherited, it exhibits incomplete autosomal dominant genetic patterns. It can occur alone or with other diseases such as branchio-oto-r...

Ultrasound Evaluation of Dermal Sinuses/Fistulas in Pediatric Patients.

A dermal sinus/fistula is a common condition; the relevant department should be consulted for appropriate treatment. It is important for radiologists to have adequate knowledge of these conditions to ...

Laparoendoscopic Single-Site Surgery for Urachal Remnants: A Single-Center Experience.

Urachal remnants are relatively rare. Generally, urachal remnants are detected in young people, and the removed specimen is small, comprising a good indication for laparoscopic surgery. Laparoendoscop...

An Uncommon Case of a Traumatic Corporal Cutaneous Fistula.

Penetrating perineal trauma is an unusual urologic injury. Even less common is a delayed presentation. Herein we present the case of a patient with delayed development of a corporal cutaneous fistula ...

Surgical management for an infected urachal cyst in an adult: Case report and literature review.

Incomplete urachal obliteration during fetal development gives rise to distinct malformations of the median umbilical ligament. Most anomalies are asymptomatic and resolve during early infancy, but so...

Clinical Trials [1915 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Feasibility Study of a New Fistula Pouching System

The purpose of this investigation is to carry out a clinical evaluation of a newly developed fistula pouching system’s ability to function as a good pouch for fistulas, with the opening ...

Ligation of Intersphincteric Fistula Tract (LIFT) Procedure Versus Use of an Anal Fistula Plug for Anal Fistula Repair

Anal fistulae are a difficult problem to treat. The optimal treatment for fistula involving the anal sphincter is unclear. Two standardly used methods of treatment are the ligation of in...

Fluorouracil, Leucovorin, Gemcitabine, and Cisplatin in Treating Patients With Metastatic or Unresectable Adenocarcinoma of the Urothelium or Urachal Remnant

RATIONALE: Drugs used in chemotherapy, such as fluorouracil, leucovorin, gemcitabine, and cisplatin, work in different ways to stop tumor cells from dividing so they stop growing or die. C...

Safety and Efficacy Study of Autologous Cultured Adipose -Derived Stem Cells for the Crohn's Fistula

Up to date, a sure cure for Crohn's fistula does not known and the fistula recurrence rate is high. On 15 October 2008, orphan designation was granted by Korea FDA for human adipose-derive...

Stem Cells for Treatment of Bronchopleural Fistula

Bronchopleural fistula (BF), an abnormal passage or communication between a bronchus and another part of the body, may develop when there are penetrating wounds of the thorax and after lun...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

A fistula between a salivary duct or gland and the cutaneous surface of the oral cavity.

An abnormal anatomical passage between the INTESTINE, and another segment of the intestine or other organs. External intestinal fistula is connected to the SKIN (enterocutaneous fistula). Internal intestinal fistula can be connected to a number of organs, such as STOMACH (gastrocolic fistula), the BILIARY TRACT (cholecystoduodenal fistula), or the URINARY BLADDER of the URINARY TRACT (colovesical fistula). Risk factors include inflammatory processes, cancer, radiation treatment, and surgical misadventures (MEDICAL ERRORS).

An abnormal anatomical passage that connects the VAGINA to other organs, such as the bladder (VESICOVAGINAL FISTULA) or the rectum (RECTOVAGINAL FISTULA).

An abnormal passage or communication leading from an internal organ to the surface of the body.

Abnormal passage between the ESOPHAGUS and the TRACHEA, acquired or congenital, often associated with ESOPHAGEAL ATRESIA.

Quick Search


DeepDyve research library

Relevant Topics

Congenital Diseases
Congenital conditions are those which are present from birth. They include structural deformities or loss of function in organs such as the <!--LGfEGNT2Lhm-->heart, gut or skeletal system. They can be corrected by <!--LGfEGNT2Lhm-->surgery, m...

Surgical treatments
Surgery is a technology consisting of a physical intervention on tissues. All forms of surgery are considered invasive procedures; so-called "noninvasive surgery" usually refers to an excision that does not penetrate the structure being exci...

Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Alternative medicine are whole medical systems that did not fit with conventional medicine as they have completely different philosophies and ideas on the causes of disease, methods of diagnosis and approaches to treatment. Although often overlapping, co...


Searches Linking to this Article