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2009-09-01-08 Vein of Galen aneurysm © Dobrosavljevic
Vein of Galen aneurysm 


Zoran Dobrosavljevic, MD; Branko Dobrosavljevic, MD; Aleksandar Dobrosavljevic, MD.

Private Ob-Gyn practice ”DEMETRA”, Loznica, Serbia.


Case report

The following images show a vein of Galen aneurysm diagnosed in a fetus in 34th week of pregnancy.

Images 1, 2: 34 weeks of pregnancy; the image 1 represents a power Doppler transverse view of the fetal head showing the vein of Galen aneurysm. Image 2 shows flow within the sinus rectus.


Images 3, 4, 5, and 6: The images represent 3D power Doppler show angioarchitecture of the vein of Galen aneurysm and circle of Willis. (VGA - vein of Galen aneurysm).


Image 7: The image shows 3D power Doppler arterio-venous connections (arrows) between the circle of Willis and vein of Galen aneurysm.


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