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Indian Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology Research

Complete Thoracic Ectopia Cordis with Craniofacial Defects & Amniotic Band – A Case Report

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Author Details : Dr Shashank Shekhar

Volume : , Issue : 1, Year : 1970

Article Page : 46-49

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Ectopia cordis is a very rare anomaly defined as presence of heart partially or completely outside the thoracic cavity. A case is being reported of complete ectopia cordis thoracalis as an isolated ventral midline defect with craniofacial anomalies diagnosed prenatally using two-dimensional ultrasound at 30 weeks of gestation. Examination confirmed the ultrasound findings. The aim of the study is to report the prenatal diagnostic features and management of ectopia cordis. 



How to cite : Shekhar D S, Complete Thoracic Ectopia Cordis with Craniofacial Defects & Amniotic Band – A Case Report. Indian J Obstet Gynecol Res 1970;(1):46-49

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