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2002-01-11-12 Case of the week #65 © Gonçalves www.thefetus.net/

Case #65

January 11-25, 2002

Luís Flávio Gonçalves, MD

Clínica Materno-Fetal,  and Universidade do Vale do Itajaí, Itajaí, Brazil

The following images were obtained in a 3rd trimester fetus. Aside from the cranial finding, some images suggested the presence of a coarctation of the aorta. Due to the baby"s position good images could not be obtained. Some anomalies were only recognized after birth. In particular the child had a large deep red/purplish cutaneous lesion on the same side as the CNS lesion below. A cataract could also have been present.

 

 

 

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