Prenatal diagnosis of cloacal exstrophy before rupture of the cloacal membrane

Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2000 Feb;263(3):142-4. doi: 10.1007/pl00007471.

Abstract

We describe a case of cloacal exstrophy what was diagnosed prenatally by ultrasound and confirmed at birth. We also review the literature on 15 previous prenatally diagnosed cloacal extrophy cases.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Abdominal Muscles / abnormalities
  • Abdominal Muscles / diagnostic imaging
  • Abdominal Muscles / pathology
  • Abnormalities, Multiple / diagnostic imaging
  • Abnormalities, Multiple / pathology
  • Bladder Exstrophy / diagnostic imaging*
  • Bladder Exstrophy / pathology
  • Cloaca / abnormalities*
  • Cloaca / diagnostic imaging
  • Cloaca / pathology
  • Female
  • Fetal Growth Retardation / diagnostic imaging
  • Fetal Growth Retardation / pathology
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Kidney / abnormalities
  • Kidney / diagnostic imaging
  • Kidney / pathology
  • Pregnancy
  • Rupture, Spontaneous
  • Ultrasonography, Prenatal*