2009-09-11-10 Cleft lip and palate, 12 weeks © Andreeva www.thefetus.net/
Cleft lip and palate, 12 weeks
Medical Genetic Center, Gomel, Belarus.
The following images show a case of bilateral cleft lip and palate diagnosed in a 12 weeks old fetus.
Images 1, 2: 12 weeks of pregnancy; the images show transverse scans of the fetal head at the level of the upper lip with a bilateral cleft.
Images 3, 4, 5: The images represent 3D scans of the fetal face with bilateral cleft of the upper lip (the Image 4 represents a fusion of a drawing with the image 3 elucidating the visible structures of the image 3).
Images 6, 7: 12 weeks of pregnancy; the images represent transverse 3D scans of the fetal head at the level of the maxilla showing the bilateral cleft of the upper lip and palate.