Outcome of prenatally diagnosed anterior abdominal wall defects.

  title={Outcome of prenatally diagnosed anterior abdominal wall defects.},
  author={Patricia Anne Boyd and Abhinandan Bhattacharjee and Stephen Gould and Nicky Manning and P A Marc Chamberlain},
  journal={Archives of disease in childhood. Fetal and neonatal edition},
  volume={78 3},
One hundred consecutive cases of confirmed anterior abdominal wall defect, identified prenatally in the Oxford Prenatal Diagnosis Unit over 11 years, were studied. Fifty nine per cent of cases were suspected omphaloceles and 41% suspected gastroschisis. Fifty four per cent of omphaloceles were accompanied by other defects compared with 5% of those with gastroschisis. Overall, 29% of fetuses with omphalocele had an abnormal karyotype, and of those with another abnormality identified on scan… CONTINUE READING


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