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2001-03-01-10 Case of the week #45 © Sleurs www.thefetus.net/

Case #45

March 1-16,  2001

Submitted by Elke Sleurs, MD*&, Luc De Catte, MD*

*Vrije Universiteit Brussel  and &Women’s Health Alliance, Nashville TN Th

A 38-year old primigravida was referred to the ultrasound department at 22 weeks of gestational age because of “abnormal lower limbs”. Her past medical history was unremarkable. She underwent twice a diagnostic laparascopy. The pregnancy was conceived after in vitro fertilization. Karyotyping for advanced maternal age was performed by amniocentesis and demonstrated a normal male karyotype (46 XY with G-banding).

The first set of images:

 

 

 

The second set of images represent view of the left leg. 

 

The face:

 

 

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