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Currarino syndrome

Disease definition

Currarino syndrome (CS) is a rare congenital disease characterized by the triad of anorectal malformations (ARMs) (usually anal stenosis), presacral mass (commonly anterior sacral meningocele (ASM) or teratoma) and sacral anomalies (i.e. total or partial agenesis of the sacrum and coccyx or deformity of the sacral vertebrae).


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Currarino triad
  • Prevalence: 1-9 / 100 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: Q87.8
  • OMIM: 176450
  • UMLS: C1531773
  • MeSH: C536221
  • GARD: 1626
  • MedDRA: -

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