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A case of an epignathus with intracranial extension appearing as a persistently open mouth at 16 weeks and subsequently diagnosed at 20 weeks of gestation.
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PMID:  21387329     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
We report a rare case of oral mass (epignathus) with intracranial extension originally suspected antenatally at 16 weeks' gestation because of a persistent open mouth. Postmortem MRI and pathologic examination of the fetus confirmed an oral teratoma with bilateral ventricular dilatation, corpus callosum agenesis, and a neuroepithelial intracranial cyst. The relevant literature regarding this anomaly is reviewed. © 2010 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. J Clin Ultrasound, 2011.
Pavel Calda; Michaela Novotná; David Cutka; Miroslav Břešt'ák; Lubomír Hašlík; Barbara Goldová; Ivana Vítková; Manuela Vaněčková; Zdeněk Seidl
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2010-12-06
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of clinical ultrasound : JCU     Volume:  39     ISSN:  1097-0096     ISO Abbreviation:  J Clin Ultrasound     Publication Date:  2011 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-03-09     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0401663     Medline TA:  J Clin Ultrasound     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  164-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
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Copyright © 2010 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Charles University in Prague, First Faculty of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of the First Faculty of Medicine and General University Hospital, Apolinářská 18, 128 51, Prague 2, Czech Republic.
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