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imperforate

 [im-per´fo-rāt]
not open; abnormally closed.

a·tret·ic

(ă-tret'ik),
Relating to atresia.
Synonym(s): atresic, imperforate

imperforate

(ĭm-pûr′fər-ĭt)
adj.
1. Having no opening; not perforated.
2. Not separated by rows of perforations: imperforate sheets of stamps.
3. Medicine Lacking a normal opening: an imperforate anus.
n.
An imperforate stamp.

a·tret·ic

(ă-tret'ik)
Relating to atresia.
Synonym(s): imperforate.

imperforate

Having no opening. Used of a structure normally having an opening, as of an imperforate hymen or anus.
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Within a minute, the drainage had ceased, and vaginoscopy was performed, revealing remnants of an imperforate hymen just cranial to the external urethral orifice.
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Sirenomelia sequence is a rare congenital malformation characterized with a single midline lower limb.1 Incidence of sirenomelia sequence is between 1/60.000 and 1/100.000.2,3 Other anomalies associated with sirenomelia sequence are bilateral renal agenesis, sacral agenesis, external and internal genital defects, imperforate anus and cardiac defects.1,4,5 It is controversial that sirenomelia sequence is a variant of caudal regresyon syndrome or VATER syndrome.
Hereditary syndrome of imperforate anus with hand, foot, and ear anomalies.