2004-07-16-13 Femoral hypoplasia © Cuillier www.thefetus.net/
Femoral hypoplasia - unusual facies syndrome
Fabrice Cuillier, MD
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hôpital Félix Guyon, rue des Topazes, 97400 Saint-Denis, Reunion Island, France. Ph : 0262 90 55 22. Fax : 0262 90 77 30
This is a fetus studied at 24 and 27 weeks with femoral hypoplasia and micrognathia:
The long bone attached to the pelis is the tibia and not the femur !
3D reconstruction of the proximal femoral deficiency: