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2016-03-07  Genu recurvatum type I  © Elena Andreeva  www.thefetus.net

Genu recurvatum
Elena Andreeva, MD.
Moscow regions Research Institute of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical-Genetics Department, Moscow, Russia.

 

Case report

A 30 year-old woman (G3P2) with no known family or personal history of skeletal dysplasia.  
At 21 weeks 4 day of gestational age we found an anomaly of the right leg.

The parents opted for termination of the pregnancy and genu recurvatum was confirmed.


Images 1, 2 and 3; video 1: 3D images and 2D video showing extreme anterior displacement and angulation of the leg at the knee joint, compatible with genu recurvatum.

  

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