2009-04-30-10 Acrania and cervical neural tube defect © Manohar www.thefetus.net/
Acrania and cervical neural tube defect
S. Manohar, MD, DMRD.
The following images show a case of acrania combined with a cervical neural tube defect well depicted on 3D images.
Images 1, 2: 15 weeks of pregnancy; the images show longitudinal scans of the fetus with acrania (arrow).
Images 3, 4: 15 weeks of pregnancy; the images represent 3D scans of the fetal cervical spine with large opened neural tube defect.