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17-Year-Old Female Patient with Total Urinary and Fecal Incontinence Despite Multiple Procedures for Basic Cloacal Malformation (Hendren Patient Case)

  • 17-year-old female referred in 1979 with total urinary and fecal incontinence despite multiple misdirected procedures for her basic cloacal malformation
  • Severe hypertension secondary to renal scarring demanded immediate medical treatment


4-Year-Old Female Patient with Right Colostomy at Birth (Hendren Patient Case)

  • 4-year-old girl sent from abroad in 1986
  • Right colostomy at birth
  • At age 4 months, posterior sagittal operation was attempted, but abandoned after the UGS was inadvertently transected
  • An S.P. tube was placed
  • 8 months later, colostomy was closed and a stricture of the neourethra was opened endoscopically
  • Patient was sullen, unhappy, and uncommunicative when first seen