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Bladder Exstrophy

A birth defect in which the URINARY BLADDER is malformed and exposed, inside out, and protruded through the ABDOMINAL WALL. It is caused by closure defects involving the top front surface of the bladder, as well as the lower abdominal wall; SKIN; MUSCLES; and the pubic bone.

Year introduced: 1965(1963)

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Tree Number(s): C12.050.351.875.132, C12.050.351.968.829.132, C12.200.706.132, C12.200.777.829.132, C12.800.132, C12.950.829.132, C16.131.939.132

MeSH Unique ID: D001746

Entry Terms:

  • Bladder Exstrophies
  • Exstrophies, Bladder
  • Exstrophy, Bladder
  • Bladder Extrophy
  • Bladder Extrophies
  • Extrophies, Bladder
  • Extrophy, Bladder
  • Exstrophy of the Bladder
  • Urinary Bladder Exstrophy
  • Exstrophies, Urinary Bladder
  • Exstrophy, Urinary Bladder
  • Urinary Bladder Exstrophies
  • Exstrophy Of Bladder

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