Acta Scientific Orthopaedics (ISSN: 2581-8635)

Case Report Volume 5 Issue 12

Pelvic Osteotomies in Bladder Exstrophy: Surgical Technique and Case Follow-Up

Raúl Quispe Suárez1* and Paola Castro Suárez2

1Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Q. Medical Center, Lima -Peru

2Resident of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Hospital Central Policia Nacional del Peru, Lima - Peru

*Corresponding Author: Raúl Quispe Suárez, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Q. Medical Center, Lima -Peru

Received: July 15, 2022; Published: November 07, 2022


The Classic Bladder Exstrophy is part of the Exstrophy - Epispadias Complex; it is a rare condition in which there are anomalies in the formation of the genitourinary system, and in its more severe cases compromises the digestive system and the pelvic ring as well. Orthopedic treatment remains challenging and involves improving the pelvic ring continent and reducing the diastasis of the pubic symphysis through pelvic osteotomies. We present the case of an 08-month-old male karyotype patient with bladder exstrophy, omphalocele, imperforate anus, sacral anomaly and pelvic alteration, who underwent surgical management for genitourinary and pelvic ring reconstruction; We describe the surgical technique used, the evolution and post-surgical follow-up at 3 years.

Keywords: Bladder Exstrophy; Pelvic Osteotomy; Congenital Abnormalities


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Citation: Raúl Quispe Suárez and Paola Castro Suárez. “Pelvic Osteotomies in Bladder Exstrophy: Surgical Technique and Case Follow-Up". Acta Scientific Orthopaedics 5.12 (2022): 43-45.


Copyright: © 2022 Raúl Quispe Suárez and Paola Castro Suárez. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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