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Fetal intra-abdominal cysts (differential)

Fetal intra-abdominal cystic lesions can arise from a number of physiological and pathological causes.

  • fetal gastric dilatation / fetal gastric bubble (can be pathological if there is a gastric outlet obstruction
  • normal fetal gallbladder
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Article information

rID: 14733
System: Obstetrics
Section: Gamuts
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • In utero intra-abdominal cysts
  • Fetal intra-abdominal cystic lesions
  • Fetal intra-abdominal cyst
  • Fetal intra abdominal cysts
  • Differential for a fetal intra-abdominal cystic lesion
  • Differential for a fetal intra-abdominal cyst
  • Fetal intraabdominal cysts
  • Fetal intra-abdominal cysts

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Cases and figures

  • Omental Cyst
    Case 1: fetal omental cyst
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  • Case 2: meconium pseudocyst
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  • Case 3: fetal splenic cyst
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  • Case 4: fetal hepatic cyst
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