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 2004-03-31-14 Trisomy 18  © Cuillier www.thefetus.net/

Trisomy 18 and cystic hygroma

Abossollo, MD, Fabrice Cuillier, MD

Hôpital Félix Guyon, Topazes street, 97400 Saint-Denis, Reunion Island, France. Ph : 0262 90 55 22. Fax : 0262 90 77 30.

   
This is a fetus for which the firs trimester exam revealed a thickened nuchal lucency: 

Figure 1: Cystic hygroma

Figure 2: 3D Rendering

 

A repeat exam during th second trimester demonstrated several anomalies including:

Figure 3: An atrioventricular septal defect.

Figure 4: Choroid plexus cysts

 

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