By Deborah Levine
The single textual content to supply in-depth illustrations of the traditional and irregular fetal anatomy on MR imaging, this consultant contains chapters highlighting the state-of-the-science within the imaging of the fetal cranium, face, neck, frightened process, chest, stomach, and musculoskeletal process. Discussing functions on the vanguard of the self-discipline, this reference stories information gleaned from MR examinations of maternal and fetal health and wellbeing, stories universal quick imaging concepts, info pitfalls concerning fetal MR imaging, and analyzes tools for making improvements to picture solution.
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Axial T2-weighted images show mild ventriculomegaly. The lower axial image (a) gives the appearance of colpocephaly; however, the higher axial image (b) shows a normal configuration. 14 Anencephaly of one twin of a monochorionic pair at 20 weeks gestational age. Sagittal (a), axial (b), and coronal (c) T2-weighted images show lack of brain tissue above the orbits and globes (arrows) in the affected twin as compared to the normal twin. [From Levine (115)] it is termed a meningocele. , cystic hygroma, teratoma, or hemangioma; Chapter 4, Fig.
In this case, the vascular malformation is located off midline and is usually extra-axial. Small venous malformations may also be detected by prenatal MR imaging (Fig. 45). These are often asymptomatic. Aqueductal Stenosis Aqueductal stenosis may be hereditary, for example, in association with X-linked hydrocephalus. In the early second trimester, there may be only mild ventriculomegaly (Fig. 46). The characteristic enlargement of the lateral and third ventricles with normal fourth ventricle may not be present until the third trimester (Figs.
25 The Dandy– Walker spectrum in three fetuses at 19 weeks gestational age (sagittal T2-weighted images). In the first fetus (a), the vermis (v) is slightly tilted upward and is possibly slightly small. There is a mildly prominent fourth ventricle, vallecula, and retrocerebellar space. In the second fetus (b), the inferior vermis is small and mildly elevated. The vallecula is wider with a higher torcular Herophili. In the third fetus (c), the inferior vermis is absent (or very small) and there is upward tilting of the superior vermian remnant with markedly widened vallecula and wide continuity of the fourth ventricle with a large retrocerebellar space and a high torcula.