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a thin outer covering of an object

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Congenital prepubic sinus: is it a residual cloacal membrane and umbilicophallic groove?
1 It occurs as a result of failure of the descent of the urorectal septum and the persistence of the cloacal membrane during the development of the tail end of embryo in sixth week of gestation.
4) A study done by marshall and mavericke (9) stated that the overdeveloped cloacal membrane is the basic defect and this presents migration of mesoderm between ectodermal and endodermal layers.
Casselman and Williams (4) indicated that a partial failure or an irregularity of the ingrowth of the lateral mesoderm between the ectodermal and layers of the cloacal membrane in the midline accounts for the forms with a dorsal epispadiac channel.
failure of cloacal septation resulting in a common cloaca, breakdown of cloacal membrane resulting in omphalocele and exstrophy or incomplete vertebral fusion resulting in open neural defects.