2006-05-22-12 Omphalocele © Ruiz www.thefetus.net/
Vicente Jesus Ruiz, MD
Centro de Ecografia, Salta, Argentina
This is a 41-year-old-woman with an omphalocele diagnosed at 13 weeks and 3 days. A chorionic villus sampling was performed and the karyotype revealed a trisomy 18.
Right image: Single umbilical artery. Left image: Note the omphalocele and the umbilical cord cyst.
Axial images showing the round mass at the level of the umbilical cord.