Definitions

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  • n. The eversion or turning out of any organ, or of its inner surface.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The eversion or turning out of any organ, or of its inner surface.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In pathology, a turning inside out of a part; specifically, a congenital malformation of the bladder.

Etymologies

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Ancient Greek

Examples

  • Bladder exstrophy is a rare congenital anomaly in which the bladder and urethra have not formed properly, leading to herniation through the anterior abdominal anterior wall.

    Reconstructive urologic surgery in children

  • Cloacal exstrophy variants: Can blighted conjoined twinning play a role?

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  • Modified bladder neck reconstruction in patients with incontinence after staged exstrophy/epispadias closures.

    Publications of the Urology Division

  • Can a complete primary repair approach be applied to cloacal exstrophy?

    Publications of the Urology Division

  • These include repairs for bladder exstrophy, cloacal exstrophy, spina bifida, hypospadias and epispadias.

    Reconstructive urologic surgery in children

  • We are well known for our major reconstructive surgical program, in which bladder and cloacal exstrophy (a birth defect in boys and girls), and hypospadias (a urethral defect in boys) are repaired.

    Urology

  • Myers was born a male with cloacal exstrophy, a rare defect that includes an exposed gastrointestinal tract and bladder.

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  • AE is apparently dose related (eg, childhood play behaviors in girls with congenital adrenal hyperplasia CAH) and associated with development of male gender identity (patients with 46,XY cloacal exstrophy who were gonadectomized neonatally).

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  • After testing, we later found out the birth defect has a name, cloacal exstrophy, or ambiguous genitalia.

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  • There is a French record 15.107 of a case of exstrophy of the umbilicus, attended with abnormal concretions.

    Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine

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