RECTAL DUPLICATION CYST IN PREVIOUS ANORECTAL MALFORMATION AND DOWN SYNDROME

Submitted: 12 April 2013
Accepted: 12 April 2013
Published: 1 December 2012
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Gastrointestinal (GI) tract duplications are rare congenital malformations. Most of them occur in the ileum and only 1-5%, of all duplication, were in the rectum. Different clinical features including chronic constipation, rectal prolapsed or polips. We report on a 4-years-old girl with Down syndrome and anorectal malformation (ARM) who was found to have a rectal duplication cyst.

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Burgio, A., Ferrara, F., Cerchia, E., Brandigi, E., Angotti, R., Molinaro, F., & Messina, M. (2012). RECTAL DUPLICATION CYST IN PREVIOUS ANORECTAL MALFORMATION AND DOWN SYNDROME. Journal of the Siena Academy of Sciences, 4(1), 57. https://doi.org/10.4081/jsas.2012.1570