Exencephaly

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Exencephaly

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The terms "Exencephaly" returned 4 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Pentalogy of Cantrell associated with exencephaly and spinal dysraphism: antenatal ultrasonographic diagnosis. Case report.
 

Author(s): Manohar B Kachare, Vinayak K Patki, Sonali S Saboo, Suresh H Saboo, Kulbir Ahlawat, Sachin S Saboo

Journal: Med Ultrason. 2013 Sep;15(3):237-9.

 

The pentalogy of Cantrell, a rare syndrome, consists of the defects in the anterior diaphragm, diaphragmatic pericardium, lower sternum and supraumbilical abdominal wall, along with congenital cardiac abnormalities. Till date, only few patients with full spectrum of this syndrome ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Concomitant exencephaly and limb defects associated with pentalogy of Cantrell.
 

Author(s): Chih-Ping Chen, Chin-Yuan Tzen, Chen-Yu Chen, Fuu-Jen Tsai, Wayseen Wang

Journal: Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol. 2008 Dec;47(4):476-7.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Prenatal diagnosis of exencephaly at 10 weeks gestation, confirmed at 13 weeks gestation].
 

Author(s): F Cuillier

Journal: J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris). 2001 Nov;30(7 Pt 1):706-7.

 

First trimester diagnosis of the exencephaly anencephaly sequence has been reported since the introduction of transvaginal sonography, the earliest being described at 10 weeks 5 days gestation. We report the discovery of exencephaly at 10 weeks gestation. The diagnosis was confirmed ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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