2003-11-03-10 Thanatophoric dysplasia, type I © Serrano www.thefetus.net/
Thanatophoric dysplasia, type II
Meyer Serrano, MD
Perinatology unit, Villavicencio, Meta, Colombia
This is a 27-week-old fetus with thanotophoric dysplasia Type II.
Normal nose and lips.
Prominent temporal bones.
Comparison of transverse section of the chest and abdomen.
Narrow chest. Sagital scan.
The upper and lower limbs
Note the skull shape.
X-ray after birth. Note the H-shaped vertebrae, the short and bowed femur and narrow chest.