Strangulation of the umbilical cord due to combined amniotic band and true knot

U. Elchalal, M. Ashkenazy, A. Weissman, D. Rosenman, I. Blickstein

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Abstract

A case of fetal death due to an amniotic band and an umbilical cord true knot is presented. To the best of our knowledge the simultaneous occurrence of true knot of cord and amniotic band has never been previously reported and may shed light on the possible time of true knot formation in this case.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)45-47
Number of pages3
JournalInternational Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics
Volume38
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1992
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Amniotic band syndrome
  • Antepartum fetal death
  • True knot of cord
  • Umbilical cord

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