Items tagged “congenital”

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Intestinal malrotation

Intestinal malrotation is a congenital anatomical anomaly that results from an abnormal rotation of the gut as it returns to the abdominal cavity during embryogenesis. Although some individuals live their entire life with malrotated bowel without symptoms, the abnormality does predispose to mid...
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Double superior vena cava

 Diagnosis probable
Dr Paresh K Desai
Published 20 Mar 2009
45% complete
CT
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Mucopolysaccharidoses

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Charudutt Jayant Sambhaji
Published 29 Mar 2009
72% complete
X-ray
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Pelviureteric junction (PUJ) obstruction

PUJ Obtruction
 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Michael Sargent
Published 05 Apr 2009
61% complete
MRI
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Duodenal web

Duodenal web
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Michael Sargent
Published 06 Apr 2009
63% complete
Barium
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Atrial septal defect

Atrial septal defects (ASDs) are the second most common congenital heart defect after ventricular septal defects and the most common to become symptomatic in adulthood. They are characterised by an abnormal opening in the atrial septum allowing communication between the right and left atria. Du...
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Membranous choanal atresia

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Paresh K Desai
Published 11 Sep 2009
56% complete
CT
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Cardiac rhabdomyoma

Cardiac rhabdomyomas are a type of benign myocardial tumour and are considered the most common fetal cardiac tumour. They have a strong association with tuberous sclerosis. Epidemiology Cardiac rhabdomyomas are often multiple and can represent up to 90% of cardiac tumours in the paediatric pop...
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Sprengel deformity

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Angela Byrne
Published 11 Nov 2009
92% complete
CTX-ray
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Atrial septal defect

ASD
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Jeremy Jones
Published 06 Jan 2010
72% complete
X-ray
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18q syndrome

18q syndrome is a rare chromosomal anomaly where there is a deletion of part of the long arm of chromosome 18. Associated symptoms and findings vary widely, as does their severity. Characteristic features include short stature, mental retardation and hypotonia, facial and distal skeletal abnorma...
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Aberrant left pulmonary artery

Aberrant left pulmonary artery, also known as pulmonary sling, represents an anatomical variant characterised by the left pulmonary artery arising from the right pulmonary artery and passing above the right main bronchus and in between the trachea and oesophagus to reach the left lung. It may le...
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Sacral agenesis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Paresh K Desai
Published 21 Sep 2010
69% complete
X-ray
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Intestinal malrotation

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Hani Salam
Published 11 Dec 2010
71% complete
X-rayFluoroscopy
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Bladder exstrophy

Bladder exstrophy (also known as ectopia vesicae) refers to a herniation of the urinary bladder through an anterior abdominal wall defect. The severity of these defects is widely variable. Epidemiology The estimated incidence of bladder exstrophy is 1:10,000-50,000 live births 4,6. There is a ...
Case

Congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Hani Salam
Published 18 May 2011
65% complete
X-rayCT
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Pulmonary sequestration (intralobar)

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Andrew Dixon
Published 14 Jul 2011
77% complete
CT
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Septate uterus

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Hani Salam
Published 20 Jul 2011
71% complete
FluoroscopyMRI
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Radioulnar synostosis - illustration of functional difficulties

 Diagnosis not applicable
Dr Matt Skalski
Published 24 Oct 2012
29% complete
Diagram
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Sprengel deformity

Sprengel deformity, or congenital elevation of the scapula, is a complex deformity of the shoulder and is the most common congenital shoulder abnormality. An initial diagnosis can often be made on radiography, but CT or MRI is often necessary to evaluate the details of the abnormality. Clinical...

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