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|Title:||Antenatal diagnosis of a large immature abdominal wall teratoma by 2d-3d ultrasound using hdlive and magnetic resonance imaging|
Sa, Renato Augusto
Novoa y Novoa, Victoria Arruga [UNIFESP]
Araujo Junior, Edward [UNIFESP]
|Keywords:||Anterior Abdominal Wall|
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Hdlive RenderingGerm-Cell Tumors
Fetal Mediastinal Teratoma
|Citation:||Fetal And Pediatric Pathology. Philadelphia, v. 35, n. 6, p. 434-441, 2016.|
|Abstract:||We describe the first case of prenatally detected teratoma of the fetal abdomen wall using ultrasound and fetal magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). A heterogeneous mass, partly solid and cystic, originating from the anterior abdominal wall of the fetus close to an omphalocele sac was detected by means of 2D/3D ultrasound and MRI. Amniodrainage was performed and due to sign of impending fetal risk, an emergency Cesarean section was performed. A bulky, crumbly and bleeding tumoral mass was confirmed at delivery. Ligation of the supplying artery to the tumor was complicated by uncontrollable hemorrhage and early neonatal death. Pathology identified the tumor as an immature teratoma of the anterior fetal abdominal wall. 2D/3D ultrasound, especially using HDlive application and MRI demonstrated accurate detection and characterization of this congenital tumor.|
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