n South African Medical Journal - The micturating umbilicus : clinical images : SAMJ forum
|Article Title||The micturating umbilicus : clinical images : SAMJ forum|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Author||G.S. Isaacs and B. Singh|
|Publication Date||Jan 2010|
|Pages||22 - 23|
A 14-year-old girl presented with a 4-year history of a clear, intermittent discharge oozing from the umbilicus (Fig. 1), which was confirmed to be urine on biochemical evaluation. A fistulogram demonstrated a tract communicating the umbilicus with the bladder (Fig. 2), consistent with a urachal fistula, which was successfully resected surgically.
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