The Image Bank
FETAL IMAGING
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Pediatric Surgery @ Brown

Brown Program in Fetal Medicine

Abdominal wall defect (ultrasound image)
Dilated bowel loops in gastroschisis Thickened bowel wall in gastroschisis

MRI of Congenital Lobar Emphysema in a 30-week gestation fetus. Arrow: overly distended right middle lobe; * heart, pushed to the extreme left of the thoracic cavity

Diaphragmatic hernia (MRI): intestinal loops in L chest cavity (arrow), *liver and R diaphragm

Cervical teratoma (MRI) involving L side of neck, lower face and pharynx (arrows)

Cervical teratoma (MRI); note size of lesion (arrows) compared with fetus' skull (*)

MRI of Congenital Lobar Emphysema in a  30-week gestation fetus. The entire right thoracic cavity is filled with an overdistended right middle lobe. Aroow: hilar pulmonary vessels, confirming preserved vascular anatomy to the right middle lobe

Cloacal exstrophy and urinary ascites (arrow); note severely dilated and tortuous ureter (*)

Cloacal exstrophy (MRI); note urinary ascites (arrow), severe hydronephrosis (*)

Twin to twin transfusion syndrome - recipient twin (note dilated stomach (*) and bladder (arrow)

Twin to twin transfusion syndrome - donor twin ("stuck" against placental surface (*) because of oligohydramnios
Fetal MRI of Treacher-Collins syndrome (note extreme micrognathia)