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2010-3-24-16 Walker-Warburg syndrome © Chauhan www.TheFetus.net


Vein of Galen aneurysm

Binodini M.Chauhan, MD; Purvi D. Desai, MD.

Surat, India.

Case report

Following images show a case of aneurysm of vena Galeni that was seen in a 27 weeks old fetus of a primigravida that was sent to our office due to cystic lesion in in the fetal brain.

Images 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7: The images show transverse 2D (images 1-6) and 3D (image 7) gray-scale and color Doppler scans of the fetal head with aneurysm of vena Galeni and dilated straight and lateral sinuses.

 

 

 



Images 8, 9, 10: The images show fetal cardiomegaly and dilated superior vena cava due to blood overload caused by the arterio-venous malformation at the level of the vena Galeni.

 



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