Fetal omental cyst

Case contributed by Dr Paresh K Desai


Antenatal scan at 24 weeks gestation.

Patient Data

Age: 24 wks gestation
Gender: Male
Abdominal cyst in utero - separate from urinary bladder, kidneys in a male child.

Case Discussion

This case shows a large fetal intraabdominal cystic lesion. Possibility of cysts of gastrointestinal origin may be considered.

Differential diagnosis -

Omental cyst was found at post natal surgery.

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Case information

rID: 6826
Published: 21st Aug 2009
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
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