Caudal regression syndrome versus sirenomelia

A case report

Bibhuti B. Das, Benamanahalli K. Rajegowda, Ronald Bainbridge, Philip F. Giampietro

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Abstract

We describe a newborn with clinical features of sirenomelia including fused lower limbs with medial position, absence of fibula, anal atresia, bilateral renal agenesis, and a single large umbilical artery. Recent literature describing the etiology of sirenomelia and relationship to caudal regression syndrome is reviewed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)168-170
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Perinatology
Volume22
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2002

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Ectromelia
Single Umbilical Artery
Imperforate Anus
Fibula
Lower Extremity
Hereditary renal agenesis

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  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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Caudal regression syndrome versus sirenomelia : A case report. / Das, Bibhuti B.; Rajegowda, Benamanahalli K.; Bainbridge, Ronald; Giampietro, Philip F.

In: Journal of Perinatology, Vol. 22, No. 2, 01.01.2002, p. 168-170.

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Das, BB, Rajegowda, BK, Bainbridge, R & Giampietro, PF 2002, 'Caudal regression syndrome versus sirenomelia: A case report', Journal of Perinatology, vol. 22, no. 2, pp. 168-170. https://doi.org/10.1038/sj.jp.7210598
Das, Bibhuti B. ; Rajegowda, Benamanahalli K. ; Bainbridge, Ronald ; Giampietro, Philip F. / Caudal regression syndrome versus sirenomelia : A case report. In: Journal of Perinatology. 2002 ; Vol. 22, No. 2. pp. 168-170.
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