2000-11-14-21 Amniotic band syndrome © Clavelli www.thefetus.net/
Amniotic band syndrome
Horacio Aielo, MD & W. Adrian Clavelli, MD
CEMIC fetal treatment center *Dept of Ultrasound, Buenos Aires, Argentina
This is a 3rd trimester fetus with amniotic band syndrome . Note the complete disruption of the upper face and cranium as well as the missing left finger.
The face (transverse view through the mouth, and the mandible).
The hand (first 2 images and the foot).
The newborn. Note the amputation of one finger on the left hand.
The brain and attached membranes.