Antenatal MRI with meningocoele

Case contributed by Dr G Balachandran


A 32 week pregnant woman was referred for routine ultrasound scan. In view of an abnormality detected by USG a MRI was performed.

Patient Data

Gender: Female

A 1.2 x 1.7 cm heterogenous mass was seen in the back of the neck.  Cervical spina bifida was also seen.There was no evidence of a Chiari malformation.

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Case information

rID: 5286
Published: 31st Dec 2008
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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