Primary Transanal Management of Rectal Atresia in a Neonate

Braiek M, Ksia A, Krichen I, Belhassen S, Maazoun K, Ben youssef S, Kechiche N, Mekki M, Nouri A

Abstract


Rectal atresia (RA) with a normal anus is a rare anomaly. We describe a case of rectal atresia in a newborn male presenting with an abdominal distension and failure of passing meconium. The rectal atresia was primarily operated by transanal route.


Keywords


Rectal atresia; Transanal repair; Neonate

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/jns.v5i2.333

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