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2010-09-16-11 Case of the week #286 © Al-Asali
Case of the week #286

February 3-17, 2011.

Othman Al-Asali
, MD*, Ikram Abo-Almaged, MD*, Amal Al Taher, MD**, Manal Al-Hakeem, MD**.

*  Maternity Department, Al-Hammadi Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
** Department of Radiology, Al-Hammadi Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Case report

A 24-year-old G1 P0 with unremarkable personal or family history was referred to our center for the ultrasound scan at 22 weeks of gestation. Patient had a consanguineous marriage (the parents were first-degree relatives).

TORCH examination was negative; patient suffered from anemia caused by iron deficiency.

Patient delivered prematurely at 33 weeks of gestation. The final diagnosis was consistent with our ultrasound findings.

Images 1-6: 23 weeks. 


Images 7,8
: 27 weeks.

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