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2014-06-23-10 Diastematomyelia © Shah www.thefetus.net


Diastematomyelia

Jayprakash Shah, MD.

Rajni Hospital, Fetal Medicine center, Ahmedabad, India.

 

Case report

Following images and videos show a case of diastematomyelia seen at 27 weeks of gestation.

Images 1, 2, 3: Image 1 shows sagittal scan of the fetal spine with median bony spur in thoracolumbar region. Image 2 shows 3D reconstruction of the fetal spine with median bony spur splitting the spinal cord. Image 3 shows normal posterior fossa of the fetal skull.

 
 

Videos 1, 2: the videos shows transverse and sagittal scans of the fetal spine with median bony spur in thoracolumbar region splitting the spinal cord.

 
 

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