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What are the tests for imperforate anus?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: Prenatal U/S, MRI.

Imperforate anus can be diagnosed with difficulty using prenatal ultrasound and confirmed with fetal mri.
Obvioulsy, the physical examination and imaging studies in the nursery can easily diagnose this congenital anomaly after birth.

In brief: Prenatal U/S, MRI.

Imperforate anus can be diagnosed with difficulty using prenatal ultrasound and confirmed with fetal mri.
Obvioulsy, the physical examination and imaging studies in the nursery can easily diagnose this congenital anomaly after birth.
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Dr. Charles Vinocur
Rarely is this diagnosis known before birth
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