IMR Press / CEOG / Volume 46 / Issue 6 / DOI: 10.12891/ceog4757.2019
Open Access Case Report
Prenatal diagnosis of fetal gallbladder duplication associated with uncommon chromosomal anomaly (46, XX, t(X;10) (p11.2;q24.3) [20])
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1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey
Clin. Exp. Obstet. Gynecol. 2019, 46(6), 980–981; https://doi.org/10.12891/ceog4757.2019
Published: 10 December 2019
Abstract

Fetal gallbladder duplication is a rare congenital malformation. In the literature only a few cases of fetal gallbladder duplication in utero is reported. A 22-year-old woman was referred to this hospital at 26 weeks of gestation for a routine ultrasound examination. A fetal duplication of gallbladder accompanied was diagnosed with ultrasonography (axial section of fetal abdomen on sonography showed two hypoechoic cyst-like structures). The diagnosis of duplication of gallbladder, was also confirmed with MRI. The result of cordocentesis was reported as 46, XY, t(X;10) (p11.2;q24.3) [20]. Antenatal/natal/postnatal care was unremarkable. A novel chromosomal mutation (46, XX, t(X;10) (p11.2;q24.3) [20]) with duplicated fetal gallbladder which has not been reported previously was described.

Keywords
Chromosomal anomaly
Fetal gallbladder duplication
Ultrasonography
MRI
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