Chapter 30. Persistent Cloaca

  1. Duncan T. Wilcox MBBS, MD, FEAPU Associate Professor2,
  2. Prasad P. Godbole FRCS, FRCS, (Paed) Consultant Paediatric Urologist3 and
  3. Martin A. Koyle MD, FAAP, FACS Professor of Urology Pediatrics Chief4,5
  1. Stephanie Warne MD, MB BCh, FRCS Paediatric Surgical Registrar1 and
  2. Duncan T. Wilcox MBBS, MD, FEAPU Associate Professor2

Published Online: 7 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444304183.ch30

Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management

Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management

How to Cite

Warne, S. and Wilcox, D. T. (2008) Persistent Cloaca, in Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management (eds D. T. Wilcox, P. P. Godbole and M. A. Koyle), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444304183.ch30

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Pediatric Urology, Rose Mary Haggar Professorship in Urology, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX, USA

  2. 3

    Sheffield Children's NHS Trust, Sheffield, UK

  3. 4

    University of Washington, USA

  4. 5

    Division of Urology, Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Edinburgh, UK

  2. 2

    Pediatric Urology, Rose Mary Haggar Professorship in Urology, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 16 MAY 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405162685

Online ISBN: 9781444304183

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Keywords:

  • persistent cloaca;
  • cloacal malformation;
  • fecal continence;
  • urinary continence;
  • TUM technique;
  • distal vaginal closure

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Reconstructive surgery

  • Outcomes

  • Complications

  • Preventing complications

  • Conclusion

  • References