Therapeutic strategy for persistent cloaca: the efficacy of antegrade continent enema as a salvage surgery

@article{Kubota2010TherapeuticSF,
  title={Therapeutic strategy for persistent cloaca: the efficacy of antegrade continent enema as a salvage surgery},
  author={Akio Kubota and Keigo Nara and Hisayoshi Kawahara and Akihiro Yoneda and Hiroshi Nakai and Taro Goda and Soji Ibuka and Futoshi Matsui and Kenji Shimada},
  journal={Pediatric Surgery International},
  year={2010},
  volume={27},
  pages={505-508}
}
The aim of this study is to evaluate our therapeutic strategy for persistent cloaca from the viewpoint of long-term functional outcome. This study covers 17 cases of persistent cloaca treated at our institution and followed for more than 3 years. As a definitive repair for anorectal and urogenital systems, simultaneous surgery with posterior sagittal… CONTINUE READING