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Year : 2003  |  Volume : 13  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 339-340
Radiological quiz - obstetrics

Dept of Radio-diagnosis, Lady Hardinge Medical College and associated, smt S.K.Hospital, New Delhi 110001, India

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Narula M K, Madan R, Anand R, Siddiqui A Z. Radiological quiz - obstetrics. Indian J Radiol Imaging 2003;13:339-40

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Narula M K, Madan R, Anand R, Siddiqui A Z. Radiological quiz - obstetrics. Indian J Radiol Imaging [serial online] 2003 [cited 2021 Jan 21];13:339-40. Available from:
A thirty two year old female reported for a routine prenatal ultrasound at approximately twenty four weeks gestation. The clinical examination and hematological parameters were within normal limits. The patient belonged to a lower socioeconomic group and gave a history of trauma and physical abuse.

Given below are the ultrasound scans. What is the diagnosis?

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2.Peleg D, Ferber A, Orvieto R, Bar-Hava I, Ben-Rafael Z. Single intrauterine fetal death (fetus papyraceus) due to uterine trauma in a twin pregnancy.Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 1998 Oct;80(2):175-6   Back to cited text no. 2    
3.Lumme R, Saarikoski S. Antepartal fetal death of one twin. Int J Gynaecol Obstet 1987 Aug;25(4):331-6   Back to cited text no. 3    
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7.Martinelli P, Di Lieto A, Catalano D, Locci M. An unusual case of exomphalos with sirenomelia, imperforated anus and other multiple malformations, detected by means of real-time ultrasonography in a twin pregnancy with another sympodic papyraceus fetus. Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 1982;9(1):7-11  Back to cited text no. 7    

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