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Pediatric Surgery International

, Volume 12, Issue 8, pp 605–606 | Cite as

Combined rectal atresia and rectal stenosis

  • A. N. Gangopadhyay
  • C. K. Sinha
  • S. P. Sahoo
Case Report

Abstract

A unique case of combined rectal atresia and rectal stenosis with a normal anal canal is reported. To our knowledge, no similar case has been reported to date.

Key words

Rectal atresia Rectal stenosis Imperforate anus 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. N. Gangopadhyay
    • 1
  • C. K. Sinha
    • 1
  • S. P. Sahoo
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Pediatric Surgery, Institute of Medical SciencesBanaras Hindu UniversityIndia

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