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cystic hygroma

Thursday 22 April 2004

Digital cases

- UI:1002- Lymphangioma (cystic hygroma)

Case records

- Case record #10087
- Case record #10299

Definition: Postnuchal fluid accumulation.

Etiology

- isolated cystic hygroma

- associated cystic hygroma

  • chromosomal diseases
    • trisomy 21
    • monosomy X (Turner syndrome) (45,X)
    • del(8p)
  • skeletal dysplasias (osteochondrodysplasias)
  • cardiac malformations
  • cardiac diseases
  • cardiac tumors
  • cardiac arrhythmias
  • intrathoracic anomalies
  • vascular anomalies
  • genetic metabolic diseases
  • hematological diseases
  • urogenital anomalies
  • gastrointestinal anomalies
  • fetal tumors
  • genetic metabolic diseases
  • genetic diseases
  • fetal infections
  • maternal diseases

Portfolio

  • Cystic hygroma
  • Cystic hygroma in Turner syndrome (18 weeks)
  • Cystic hygroma in Turner syndrome (18 weeks)