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In body stalk anomaly, the lateral, cranial and caudal folds fail to form, leaving the abdominal content exposed often complicated by associated anomalies of head, face and extremities etc [1].
The limb body wall complex, the complex OEIS, and the body stalk anomaly, are three entities that share incompatible structural alterations with the life and they have a very low prevalence in the general population.
Along the body stalk of the crown in the ectoderm are the four types of nematoblasts and at the surface a few nematocytes (stenoteles and desmonemes).