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Primarily Closed Bladder Exstrophy in a Female Patient Complicated by a Bladder Calculus and Squamous Cell Carcinoma-A Rare Presentation

Author(s): Sunil Gupta, Rahul Gupta, Suresh Saraf, Elias Sharma

Journal: JK Science : Journal of Medical Education & Research
ISSN 0972-1177

Volume: 12;
Issue: 3;
Start page: 151;
Date: 2010;
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Keywords: Bladder Exstrophy | Congenital Anomaly | Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Bladder exstrophy is a rare congenital anomaly with an estimated incidence of 1 in 10,000 and 1 in 50,000live births. It is even rarer in females with a male-to-female ratio being 5:1 to 6:1.We report a 19yrs oldfemale who had primary closure of exostrophy at the age of 6months and now presented with vesicalcalculus and squamous cell carcinoma of bladder..
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