Omphalocoele

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio
Ultrasound

Trans vaginal US axial image shows omphalocele.

Case Discussion

Omphalocoeles (or exomphalos) are congenital midline abdominal wall defects at the base of the umbilical cord insertion with herniation of gut (or occasionally other content) out of the fetal abdomen.

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Case information

rID: 36470
Case created: 24th Apr 2015
Last edited: 5th Aug 2017
System: Obstetrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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