I almost thought she was joking but she's not that kind of person. For example, in boys, the rectum may connect to the urethra, bladder or scrotum. All babies will need a small dose of antibiotics to prevent urine infections because of the possibility of a fistula or an associated problem in the urinary tract. If there is no skin opening for stool to drain and the rectum is low and near the anal sphincter, an anal opening will be made in the correct location, within the anal sphincter. Some of these may be:. No, I haven't heard about this before but I lived it once with my little sister when she was 4months old. And simply stretching it would not have a lasting effect.
This birth defect occurs in one in every 5, live births.
Please see the box on the right at the toip of this page for other internet sites providing information on this condition. Got an idea, tip or a comment? The digital rectal exam is both diagnostic and curative of rectal stenosis caused by residual membrane formation and an overly-tight internal anal sphincter muscle. Approximately 1 in 6 U. Not sure if it's an antiquated thing, but they did do it in the past. I figured walking works for me when I can't go lol.