Anorectal malformations.Clin Perinatol. 2012 Jun; 39(2):403-22.CP
This article reviews the current status of anorectal malformations in the neonate. It begins by discussing the history, epidemiology, and embryology, followed by a discussion of the genetic process causing these diseases. Diagnosis and workup is then discussed, followed by specific details of the surgical treatment of these malformations. The article concludes with a brief review of the complications and long-term outcomes in these children.