S-Space College of Medicine/School of Medicine (의과대학/대학원) Dept. of Medicine (의학과) The Seoul Journal of Medicine The Seoul Journal of Medicine Vol. 22 No.2 (1981)
Duplication of Urinary Bladder (An autopsy case report)
- 신성식; 지제근; 김우호
- Issue Date
- 서울대학교 의과대학
- Seoul J Med, Vol.22 No.3, pp. 433-436
- Duplication of bladder is a rare anomaly and can
be a cause of serious clinical condition.
This 1-month'0Id male infant presenting with am'
phaloce!e and anomaly of external genitalia was
found to have double bladder at autopsy. Associated
anomalies were dysplasia of the left kidney, incom·
plete Y'shaped duplication of left ureter, deviation
of penis to the right with hypospadia, cryptorchidism,
prolapse of rectal mucosa, and separation of pubes.
The cause of death was suspected to be sepsis due
to urinary tract infection. Associated anomalies ineluding
omphalocele are regarded as secondary to
cystic dilatation of duplicated bladder