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Ankyloblepharon filiforme imperforate anus

Ankyloblepharon filiforme - imperforate anus, Aughton-Hufnagle syndrome, Congenital and Genetic Diseases, Digestive Diseases, Ear, Nose, and Throat Diseases, Eye diseases, Mouth Diseases

Overview

A rare genetic disorder characterized by a narrowed or absent anal opening and in the wrong position as well as fused eyelids.

Symptoms - Ankyloblepharon filiforme imperforate anus

  • Abnormal anus
  • Absent anus
  • Rectal opening into vagina
  • Rectal opening near scrotum
  • Imperforate anus
  • Narrowed anus
  • Lid adhesions
  • Fused eyelids
  • Congenital absence of teeth
  • Congenital absence of many teeth
  • Abnormality of the palpebral fissures
  • Urogenital fistula

Causes - Ankyloblepharon filiforme imperforate anus

  • 2q deletion - anal fistulae
  • Abdominal Cancer - blood in stool
  • Abdominal Neoplasms - blood in stool
  • Acinic cell carcinoma - blood in stool
  • Acute Gastritis - blood in stool

Prevention - Ankyloblepharon filiforme imperforate anus

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Diagnosis - Ankyloblepharon filiforme imperforate anus

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Prognosis - Ankyloblepharon filiforme imperforate anus

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Treatment - Ankyloblepharon filiforme imperforate anus

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Resources - Ankyloblepharon filiforme imperforate anus

  • NIH
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