Fetal duodenal atresia with polyhydramnios

Case contributed by Dr Kewal Arunkumar Mistry


Uterus large for gestational age ( 36 weeks of gestation).

Patient Data

Gender: Female

Antenatal ultrasound showing increased liquor amnii (polyhydramnios) with two communicating cystic structures in upper abdomen of the fetus suggestive of double bubble sign and representing over distended fetal stomach and proximal duodenum.

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Case information

rID: 35071
Published: 20th Mar 2015
Last edited: 4th Oct 2015
System: Obstetrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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