Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Case Reports in Radiology
Volume 2016, Article ID 9801267, 4 pages
Case Report

Fetal MRI Characteristics of Exencephaly: A Case Report and Literature Review

Department of Radiology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, 3635 Vista Boulevard at Grand Boulevard, Saint Louis, MO 63110, USA

Received 22 November 2015; Accepted 19 January 2016

Academic Editor: Amit Agrawal

Copyright © 2016 Ali Sharif and Yihua Zhou. 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.

Linked References

  1. I. V. Renuka, R. Sasank, S. I. Devi, and M. Vasundhara, “Exencephaly in a live, full term fetus,” Journal of Pediatric Neurosciences, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 134–136, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. C.-P. Chen, T.-Y. Chang, Y.-H. Lin, and W. Wang, “Prenatal sonographic diagnosis of acrania associated with amniotic bands,” Journal of Clinical Ultrasound, vol. 32, no. 5, pp. 256–260, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. A. J. Nawale, S. A. Merchant, S. S. R. Koteyar, and P. Masand, “Exencephaly: a rare case diagnosed on antenatal ultrasound,” Bombay Hospital Journal, vol. 42, pp. 520–521, 2000. View at Google Scholar
  4. B. J. Harrington, E. O. Horger III, and J. G. Edwards, “A counseling dilemma involving anencephaly, acrania and amniotic bands,” Genetic Counseling, vol. 3, no. 4, pp. 183–186, 1992. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. C. Evans, T. Marton, S. Rutter, D. O. Anumba, E. H. Whitby, and M. C. Cohen, “Cranial vault defects: the description of three cases that illustrate a spectrum of anomalies,” Pediatric and Developmental Pathology, vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 96–102, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. S. K. Hendricks, D. R. Cyr, D. A. Nyberg, R. Raabe, and L. A. Mack, “Exencephaly—clinical and ultrasonic correlation to anencephaly,” Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 72, no. 6, pp. 898–901, 1988. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. P. F. Matthew, C. A. Douglas, and D. G. Umberto, “Central nervous system,” in Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease, V. Kumar, A. K. Abbas, and N. Fausto, Eds., p. 1353, Elsevier, New Delhi, India, 7th edition, 2004. View at Google Scholar
  8. C. P. Harris, J. J. Townsend, and J. C. Carey, “Acalvaria: a unique congenital anomaly,” American Journal of Medical Genetics, vol. 46, no. 6, pp. 694–699, 1993. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus