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2000-11-14-21 Amniotic band syndrome © Clavelli
Amniotic band syndrome

 Horacio Aielo, MD & W. Adrian Clavelli, MD

CEMIC fetal treatment center *Dept of Ultrasound, Buenos Aires, Argentina

This is a 3rd trimester fetus with  amniotic band syndrome . Note the complete disruption of the upper face and cranium as well as the missing left finger.

The brain

The face (transverse view through the mouth, and the mandible).

The hand (first 2 images and the foot).

The placenta.

The newborn. Note the amputation of one finger on the left hand.

The brain and attached membranes.

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