A Report of a Rare Case of Achondrogenesis Syndrom Type II

Boskabadi, Hassan and Mamori, Gholamali (2008) A Report of a Rare Case of Achondrogenesis Syndrom Type II. The Iranian Journal of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Infertility, 11 (2). pp. 61-64.

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Introduction:Â Achondrogesis is a rare severs skeletal displasia. Clinical findings include large head, small narrow thorax, extreme limb shortening, variable degree of hydrops fetalis. Most babies die in uterus. Case Report:Â In this article a rare case of this disease (type II) with all of clinical findings, and characteristics radiological features (short limb, large head, skeletal deformity, absence of ossification center of vertebra, pubis and sacrum is reponted. Conclusion:Â Antenatal diagnosis (villocentesis in the first trimesters and then experienced sonographer) and at birth clinical examination, radiographs, and autopsy are mandatory for making a specific diagnosis.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WP Gynecology
WQ Obstetrics
Divisions: Journals > Iranian J Obstetrics, Gynecology and Infertility
Depositing User: ijogi ijogi
Date Deposited: 28 Sep 2017 16:47
Last Modified: 28 Sep 2017 16:47
URI: http://eprints.mums.ac.ir/id/eprint/6544

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