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Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2016, Article ID 6382920, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/6382920
Case Report

Fetal Right Ventricular Diverticulum Detected by Prenatal Ultrasound Screening

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Shiga University of Medical Science Hospital, Seta Tsukinowa-cho, Otsu, Shiga 520-2192, Japan

Received 6 July 2016; Revised 20 September 2016; Accepted 21 September 2016

Academic Editor: Kyousuke Takeuchi

Copyright © 2016 Daisuke Katsura et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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