Title
Relapsing fetal bilateral hydrothorax, an isolated expression of a vein of Galen aneurysmal malformation Relapsing fetal bilateral hydrothorax, an isolated expression of a vein of Galen aneurysmal malformation
Author
Faculty/Department
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Publication type
article
Publication
London :BMJ Pub. Group ,
Subject
Human medicine
Source (journal)
BMJ case reports. - London, 2008, currens
Volume/pages
(2015)
ISSN
1757-790X
Carrier
E
Target language
English (eng)
Full text (Publishers DOI)
Affiliation
University of Antwerp
Abstract
We report a case of bilateral fetal hydrothorax presenting at 20 weeks of pregnancy, spontaneously resolving at 22 weeks and severely relapsing at 28 weeks in a fetus with normal karyotype. The cause was a high-output heart failure caused by vein of Galen malformation.
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