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Year : 2016 | Month : May | Volume : 10 | Issue : 5 | Page : TD03 - TD04

A Rare Case of Fetus within a Fetus

Sonali Ullal, Pulastya Sanyal, Nutan Kamath, Sadashiva Rao

1. Associate Professor, Department of Radiodiagnosis, Kasturba Medical College Mangalore, Karnataka, India. 2. Junior Resident, Department of Radiodiagnosis, Kasturba Medical College Mangalore, Karnataka, India. 3. Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Kasturba Medical College Mangalore, Karnataka, India. 4. Professor, Department of Pediatric Surgery, Kasturba Medical College Mangalore, Karnataka, India.

Correspondence Address :
Dr. Sonali Ullal,
Associate Professor, Department of Radiodiagnosis, Kasturba Medical College,
Attavar, Mangalore, Karnataka-575001, India.
E-mail: sonaliullal@yahoo.com

Abstract

We present a case of a 45-day-old baby brought to our paediatric outpatient department with complaints of abdominal distension. The prenatal ultrasonographic examination showed a large cystic intrabdominal mass with internal calcifications.

Keywords

Fetus-in-fetu, Retroperitoneal mass lesion, Teratoma

How to cite this article :

Sonali Ullal, Pulastya Sanyal, Nutan Kamath, Sadashiva Rao. A RARE CASE OF FETUS WITHIN A FETUS. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research [serial online] 2016 May [cited: 2018 Jan 18 ]; 10:TD03-TD04. Available from
http://www.jcdr.net/back_issues.asp?issn=0973-709x&year=2016&month=May&volume=10&issue=5&page=TD03-TD04&id=7804

DOI and Others

DOI: 10.7860/JCDR/2016/19513.7804


Date of Submission: Feb 13, 2016
Date of Peer Review: Mar 17, 2016
Date of Acceptance: Mar 28, 2016
Date of Publishing: May 01, 2016


Financial OR OTHER COMPETING INTERESTS: None.

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