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Anorectal atresia

Anorectal atresia: Introduction

Anorectal atresia: Congenital malformation where the anal or rectal opening is obstructed. The malformation is often associated with other abnormalities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Anorectal atresia is available below.

Symptoms of Anorectal atresia

Treatments for Anorectal atresia

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Anorectal atresia?

Causes of Anorectal atresia

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Anorectal atresia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Anorectal atresia

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria,...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to be an ...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, ...read more »

Anorectal atresia: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Anorectal atresia

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Anorectal atresia: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Anorectal atresia

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Anorectal atresia: Animations

Research about Anorectal atresia

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Statistics for Anorectal atresia

Anorectal atresia: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Anorectal atresia:

Anorectal atresia is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Anorectal atresia, or a subtype of Anorectal atresia, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Related Anorectal atresia Info

More information about Anorectal atresia

  1. Anorectal atresia: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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