Cyst-like masses in the neck and back region, simulating an encephalocele, were detected by midtrimester ultrasound examinations in two sib fetuses. After termination, the fetuses were found to have large cystic hygromas. The present observation strongly suggests the existence of an autosomal recessive type of cystic hygroma.
|Number of pages||4|
|Publication status||Published - 1984|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Obstetrics and Gynaecology