Cystic hygroma - antenatal

Case contributed by Dr Praveen Jha


Patient for early anomaly scan at 12 weeks

Patient Data

Age: 30
Gender: Female

A well defined cystic lesion is seen in neck extending on both sides of midline. Consequent raised nuchal translucency is seen.

Case Discussion

This case shows typical appearance of cystic hygroma detected in antenatal imaging at 12 weeks of gestation.

Thanks to Dr. Abhishek Singh, my fellow radiologist for sharing this case.

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Case information

rID: 21853
Published: 22nd Feb 2013
Last edited: 24th Jan 2016
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