Atresia of urethra
Synonyms: Urethral atresia
A rare fetal lower urinary tract obstruction (LUTO) characterized by closure or failure to develop an opening in the urethra and resulting in obstructive uropathy presenting in utero as megacystis oligohydramnios or anhydramnios and potter sequence.
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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http: //www.orphadata.org. Data version October 2023.
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