Association of Hirschsprung's disease and imperforate anus in a patient with "cat-eye" syndrome. A report of one case and review of the literature

Pediatr Radiol. 1984;14(6):441-2. doi: 10.1007/BF02343439.


Association of imperforate anus and Hirschsprung's disease is rare, the incidence of both events occurring together would be one child out of every 25 million live births. A case of "cat-eye" syndrome with association of high imperforate anus and long segment Hirschsprung's disease is presented.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Anus, Imperforate / diagnostic imaging*
  • Coloboma*
  • Heart Septal Defects, Ventricular
  • Hirschsprung Disease / diagnostic imaging*
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Iris / abnormalities*
  • Male
  • Radiography
  • Syndrome