Atelosteogenesis type II: sonographic and radiological correlation.

@article{Nores1992AtelosteogenesisTI,
  title={Atelosteogenesis type II: sonographic and radiological correlation.},
  author={Jose Nores and Siegfried Rotmensch and Roberto Romero and Concepci{\'o}n Avila and M N Inati and John C. Hobbins},
  journal={Prenatal diagnosis},
  year={1992},
  volume={12 9},
  pages={741-53}
}
Atelosteogenesis type II is a lethal chondrodysplasia characterized by severe micromelia, spinal abnormalities, talipes equinovarus, and abducted thumbs and toes. We present a case diagnosed at 21 weeks of gestation in which antenatal sonographic and post-mortem radiological findings were correlated. The patient had a recurrence of this disorder in a subsequent pregnancy which was terminated at 15 weeks, supporting previous reports of an autosomal recessive inheritance pattern. The feasibility… CONTINUE READING