Diagnosis and surgical repair of congenital H-type rectovestibular fistula in girls with normal anus: Two case reports and a review of the literature

Mehmet Hanifi Okur, Suat Cal, Selcuk Otcu


Congenital H-type rectovestibular fistula with normal anus is a rare form of anorectal malformations. In the diagnosis of a female patient with H-type fistula, history may have an important role, creating a high degree of suspicion and calling for direct careful examination of the vestibule. There is also no consensus on the optimal treatment of this rare anomaly. Here, we present the diagnosis, clinical and anatomical features, and treatment results in the cases of two girls who had an H-type fistula with normal anus.


H-type rectovestibular fistula; anorectal malformation; perineal canal; double termination of the alimentary tract; girls

Full Text:


DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14534/j-pucr.2018542546


  • There are currently no refbacks.


DOAJ, Tübitak/Ulakbim Turkish Medical Database, Academic OneFile, Health Reference Center Academic, US National Library of Medicine (NLM) Catalog, INDEX COPERNICUS, Genamics-JournalSeek, DRJI, J-Gate, Google Scholar,  Research Bible, Cross Ref, EZB (Electronic Journals Library), OCLC-WorldCat, Turkiye Citation Index, Ulrichsweb, CNKI Scholar, Journal Index, SCIARY (Worldwide Science Educational Library), BASE (Bielefeld Academic Search Engine), Scientific Indexing Services (SIS), CiteFactor RPIOpen Access Library (OAL), JournalTOCs, HINARI, NAIST, ICMJE, PubsHub, AcademicKeys, OAJI, OpenAIRE, Norwegian Social Science Data Services (NSD), Turk Medline, Publons, JIFACTOR, ROAD, SHERPA-ROMEO, AE Global Index, ESJI, SJFinder, InfoBase Index, Pubget, SciLit, Journal Finder, Pak Academic Search (PAS), NYU Health Sciences Library, BIU Santé, Science Library Index, IP Indexing, Ingenta Connect, Sobiad Citation Index

ICV 2017: 100.00/ CGIJ OAJI: 0.351/ IBI Factor 2015: 2.4/ IPI Value 2.82

Creative Commons License
Pediatric Urology Case Reports is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.