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Case 10.26 

Case 10.26
Case 10.26

Christine U. Lee

, and James F. Glockner

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date: 29 September 2020

32-year-old woman with abnormal obstetric US

Coronal oblique fat-suppressed 2D SSFP images (Figure 10.26.1) show a complex cystic and solid supratentorial mass replacing most of the fetal brain. Note also macrocephaly and polyhydramnios.

Fetal intracranial teratoma

Fetal and congenital tumors represent less than 3% of all tumors diagnosed before age 15 years. The reported incidence of congenital tumors ranges from 1.7 to 13.5 per 100,000 live births and is likely greater in stillborn and aborted fetuses. If the definition of ...

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