Anterior sacral meningocele presenting as constipation


Anterior sacral meningocele (ASM) is a rare form of spinal dysraphism in children. Usually asymptomatic, it can present as constipation, urinary problems or rarely neurological symptoms. High index of suspicion with careful clinical examination is necessary to make early diagnosis. Magnetic resonance imaging is the investigation of choice. We describe a… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/1817-1745.84406


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@inproceedings{Mohta2011AnteriorSM, title={Anterior sacral meningocele presenting as constipation}, author={Anup Mohta and Swarup Kumar Das and Rishi Jindal}, booktitle={Journal of pediatric neurosciences}, year={2011} }