Occipital meningocele - antenatal ultrasound
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Patel M, Occipital meningocele - antenatal ultrasound. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 22 Mar 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-96807
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Primigravida with 16 weeks of amenorrhea. No complaints.
Age: 25 years
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Single live intrauterine fetus. Growth corresponds to the gestational age. There is a thin-walled occipital region cyst herniating through the calvarial defect. There is the presence of a banana sign and a lemon sign.
Ultrasound findings favor occipital meningocele at 16 weeks of gestation.