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umbilical cord anomalies

Thursday 9 November 2006

Types

- umbilical cord insertion

  • variantions in umbilical cord insertion
  • umbilical cord abnormal insertion

- absence of an umbilical artery (umbilical artery agenesis)

- abnormal length of the umbilical cord (umbilical cord length anomalies)

  • short umbilical cord and short umbilical cord sequence (SUCS)
  • long umbilical cord and long umbilical cord sequence (LUCS)

- compression of the umbilical cord
- knots of the umbilical cord

  • false knots of the umbilical cord
  • true knots of the umbilical cord

- edema of the umbilical cord

  • segmental edema of the umbilical cord
  • diffuse edema of the umbilical cord

- umbilical cord pseudocyst
- umbilical cord cysts
- long umbilical cord
- giant umbilical cord
- umbilical cord stricture (umbilical cord torsion)

- umbilical cord hemorrhages
- umbilical cord thrombosis
- umbilical cord hemangioma

- umbilical cord embryological vestiges

See also

- umbilical cord macroscopical lesions

Portfolio

  • Velamentous insertion of umbilical cord
  • Velamentous insertion of umbilical cord
  • Velamentous insertion of umbilical cord
  • Umbilical cord stricture with fetal death
  • Umbilical cord stricture with fetal death
  • Long umbilical cord (39 cm for normal at 17 cm at 19 weeks)
  • Long umbilical cord (54 cm for normal at 23 cm)