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Cytomegalovirus infection

Marcos Antonio Velasco Sanchez, MD; Candelairo Conda Moreno, MD; Esthela Ordonez Noriega, MD; Yaneli Ramirez Cabrera, MD.

Hospital General De La S. S. A. De Acapulco, Guerrero, Mexico. Instituto Mexicano de Diagnostico Por Imagen, Acapulco, Mexico. Facultad De Medicina Division De Pos-grado De la Universidad Autonoma. Mexico.

Case report

This is a 22-year-old woman (G1P0) seen at 35th week of pregnancy with cytomegalovirus infection. Our ultrasound investigation found multiple anomalies including ascites, hydrocephalus, polyhydramnios and placental enlargement. 

Images 1, 2. Transverse gray-scale ultrasound scans of the fetal head showing fetal hydrocephalus at 35th week of pregnancy.

 

Images 3, 4. Sagittal gray-scale ultrasound thoracoabdominal scans showing fetal ascites at 35th week of pregnancy.

 

 

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