Prenatal diagnosis of skeletal dysplasia

February 3, 2020 Gynecology & Neonatology No Comments

Skeletal dysplasias (SD) or osteochondrodysplasias encompass a heterogenous group of bone and cartilage disorders with over 450 subtypes of the condition classified prenatally. The most common subtype is osteogenesis imperfecta (16%) followed by thanatophoric dysplasia (14%) and achondrogenesis; these three comprise the majority of lethal …..

Innominate steal syndrome–a hybrid approach

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Innominate steal phenomenon is a rare clinical finding, characterized by a flow inversion of a segment or the entire carotid axis, caused by a stenosis/occlusion of the innominate artery. 64-years-old male was admitted with dizziness, paresthesia and claudication on right arm. Color duplex scan (CDS) …..