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Use of Foley catheter for management of neonatal genital prolapse: case report and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16481269     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Congenital vaginouterine prolapse is a rare condition occurring in neonates and is usually associated with spinal cord malformations in about 80% of cases. Several modalities of treatment have been described for neonatal genital prolapse (NGP). Conservative treatment in the form of simple digital reduction, usage of a pessary or other self-retaining device is usually sufficient to treat this condition, which is self-limiting and regressive. The authors report a new simple and effective method of conservative treatment that uses a Foley catheter to achieve permanent correction of this condition. A review of the literature regarding this uncommon condition is also provided.
Authors:
Seif E Ashiery Abdelsalam; Nabil M Desouki; Nasser A Abd alaal
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of pediatric surgery     Volume:  41     ISSN:  1531-5037     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Pediatr. Surg.     Publication Date:  2006 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-02-16     Completed Date:  2006-08-09     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0052631     Medline TA:  J Pediatr Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  449-52     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Cairo University Specialized Pediatric Hospital, Cairo, Egypt. sdfhassan2001@yahoo.ie
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Balloon Dilatation*
Female
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Uterine Prolapse / therapy*

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