›› 2010, Vol. 30 ›› Issue (11): 1448-.doi: 10.3969/j.issn.1674-8115.2010.11.032

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One case report of prune belly syndrome

ZHANG Zheng-guo, CHEN Bin, YANG Hao, WANG Yi-xin, HUANG Yi-ran   

  1. Department of Urology, Renji Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai Institute of Andrology, Shanghai 200001, China
  • Online:2010-11-25 Published:2010-11-29


Prune belly syndrome (PBS) is a congenital developmental anomaly of rare occurrence, which is characterized by the clinical manifestations of absence of abdominal musculature, urinary system abnormity and bilateral cryptorchidism. A case of PBS is reported, and some issues about PBS are discussed on basis of literature review in this paper.

Key words: prune belly syndrome, bilateral cryptorchidism, congenital absence of abdominal musculature