Prenatal diagnosis of achondrogenesis type I: a case report

  title={Prenatal diagnosis of achondrogenesis type I: a case report},
  author={Mehmet Zeki Taner and Mertihan Kurdoglu and Cağatay Taşkiran and Mustafa Onan and Guven Gunaydin and Ozdemir Himmetoğlu},
  journal={Cases Journal},
  pages={406 - 406}
INTRODUCTION Achondrogenesis is a lethal osteochondrodysplasia characterized by hypoplasia of the bones and is associated with various anomalies varying in severity. Based on clinical, radiologic, and histopathologic features, two types are distinguished. CASE PRESENTATION The prenatal ultrasound examination of a 32-year-old Turkish woman who was referred to our clinic at 33 weeks and 6 days of gestation revealed fetal micromelia together with several other anomalies. The female baby died… CONTINUE READING
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