Macroglossia: Prenatal ultrasonographic diagnosis and proposed management

Ariel Weissman, Shlomo Mashiach, Reuwen Achiron*

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Abstract

A case in which macroglossia was the sole unusual prenatal sonographic finding in a fetus affected with trisomy 21 is presented. The differential diagnosis of fetal macroglossia is given, emphasizing its strong relationship to fetal aneuploidy, together with the principles for evaluation and management.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)66-69
Number of pages4
JournalPrenatal Diagnosis
Volume15
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1995

Keywords

  • Down syndrome
  • Macroglossia
  • congenital anomalies
  • prenatal diagnosis
  • ultrasonography

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