2006-04-05-15 Hydrops © Sanchez www.thefetus.net/
Instituto de Diagnostico por Imagen, Hospital General de Acapulco, Mexico
These are three cases of fetal hydrops with different etiologies.
Case report 1: This is a fetus with cytomegalovirus infection and hydrops. Note the hydrothorax, ascites and increased thickness of the placenta:
Case report 2: This is a 21-week-fetus with hydrops due to Rh sensibilization. Note the extensive edema, ascites, hydrothorax and the thickness of placenta
Case report 3: This is a 28-week-fetus with an unknown etiology hydrops