Descritores: Feto, Linfangioma, Higroma cístico, Ultrassonografia, Imagem por ressonância magnética fetal. Abstract: OBJECTIVE: To evaluate three cases of. Portuguese, Higroma quístico, HIGROMA QUISTICO, Linfangioma cístico, Higroma Cístico, Higroma, Linfangioma Cístico. Spanish, Higroma quístico, higroma. Subdural hygromas refer to the accumulation of fluid in the subdural space. In many cases, it is considered an epiphenomenon of head injury when it is called a .

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Thank you for updating your details. Three pregnant women between the 24th and 35th gestational weeks, with sonographic findings suggestive of fetal cystic hygroma, were submitted to magnetic resonance and subsequently to a new ultrasonography for correlation of imaging findings.

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Loading Stack – 0 custico remaining. The procedure is similar to amniocentesis and has low complication rate. Moreover, the diagnosis was important to assess the prognosis. Central Nervous SystemTrauma. Although this explanation has the benefit of simplicity, it does not necessarily represent a true description of the underlying mechanisms.

MRI also plays a significant role in the differential diagnosis of this disease, especially with encephalocele, cervical myelomeningocele, teratoma and hemangioma 8that present different hogroma, requiring different management.

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First-trimester screening revealed an increased nuchal translucency measurement, cervical cystic hygroma and head and trunk subcutaneous edema. In such cases the prognosis is more reserved, so the prenatal diagnosis of lymphangiomas becomes extremely important, allowing a more appropriate counseling and treatment. Case 8 Case 8. The relation between cystic hygromas and soft tissues of the neck is most clearly demonstrated at MRI 2.


Dorfman 1 ; Dayane B. Most of times, lymphangiomas are diagnosed at the second and third trimesters of gestation, and identified as multiseptated, thin-walled cystic masses in the fetal head and neck region 8. Case 3 Case 3. After the analysis of the three cases of cystic hygromas by US and MRI, the authors have concluded that MRI plays a significant role as an ally of obstetric US in the evaluation of fetal lesions because of its higher accuracy in the determination of these tumors extent and adjacent structures invasion, allowing a better surgical planning and, therefore improving the quality of life of these patients.

Related links to external sites from Bing. In our study, the performance of the fetal karyotype by CH puncture allowed the correct diagnosis and genetic counseling.

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Cystic hygroma in the fetus and newborn. All the three lesions were successfully resected without any impairment to the future life of the neonates Figure 3. All the lesions were located in the posterior cervical region, two of them at left fetuses 1 and 3and one at right fetus 2. MRI imaging of fetal neck masses with airway compromise: Case 5 Case 5. Zen 1 ; Jorge Alberto B.

In the third case, the lesion was heterogeneous with predominant hyperintense signal on T2-weighted sequences. Related Topics in Hematology and Oncology. Tumors size, location, content and extent were evaluated both at magnetic resonance imaging and ultrasonography.


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Subsequently, a new US study was performed for comparative purposes. Prenatal diagnosis is usually performed by karyotype analysis from amniotic fluid samples. About Blog Go ad-free. At 21 weeks, there was no cisrico heartbeat and spontaneous elimination of the fetus occurred two days later.

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This failure leads to an enlargement of lymphatic channels, this theory being the one most commonly accepted, that of cystic hygroma. Rapid fetal karyotype from cystic hygroma and pleural effusions. Fluids with high protein content present hyperintense signal on T1-weighted sequences 1. Fetal tumors, although uncommon, constitute unique circumstances in the management of pregnant patients, representing significant medical and ethical dilemmas 1.

Complications Infection Bleeding Airway compromise due to compression. You can also scroll through stacks with your mouse wheel or the keyboard arrow keys. In the present three-case series evaluating cervical lymphangiomas, the authors considered that MRI was complementary to US, with a similar role in the evaluation of the lesions site, size and content.