Persistent right umbilical vein

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Third gravida. No complaints. For anomaly scan.

Patient Data

Age: 25 yrs.
Gender: Female
Ultrasound

There is normal fetal situs. Intraabdominal umbilical vein is directed to left side. Fetal gall bladder is seen between stomach bubble and umbilical vein.

Rest of the anatomical surgey of fetus was normal.

Diagram

Fetal biometry.

Case Discussion

An isolated finding of persistant right umbilical vein.

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