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[Persistent patent urachus disclosed by ultrasonography of an enlarged umbilical cord].

Authors
  • Buisson, P
  • Verly, R
  • Bon-Marty, M
  • Tomikowski, J
  • Santarelli, J
Type
Published Article
Journal
Revue française de gynécologie et d'obstétrique
Publication Date
Jan 01, 1995
Volume
90
Issue
1
Pages
40–43
Identifiers
PMID: 7899771
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

A case of persistent permeability of the medial umbilical fold identified by the ultrasound detection of an enlarged umbilical cord. The ultrasound characteristics of this cord are described. A review of the literature made it possible to survey the diagnostic conditions of this disorder and to envisage the mechanisms involved.

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