The surgical treatment of cloaca.

@article{Bischoff2016TheST,
  title={The surgical treatment of cloaca.},
  author={Andr{\'e}a Bischoff},
  journal={Seminars in pediatric surgery},
  year={2016},
  volume={25 2},
  pages={102-7}
}
Similar to other anorectal malformations, cloaca also represents a spectrum of defects that goes from "benign" cloaca with a good functional prognosis that can be repaired with a relatively simple surgical technique, to very complex malformations with many anatomic variations that require different surgical maneuvers to be able to successfully reconstruct those patients. The group of patients born with a "benign" type of cloaca will have bowel and urinary control, will become sexually active… CONTINUE READING

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