Anorectal malformation repair; Perineal anoplasty; Anorectal anomaly; Anorectal plasty
Definition of Imperforate anus repair
Imperforate anus repair is surgery to correct a birth defect involving the rectum and anus.
Kimberly G. Lee, MD, MSc, IBCLC, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 12/11/2009