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194 Possible Causes for Occipital Encephalocele, Stillbirth

  • Meckel-Gruber Syndrome

    Of the 12 cases followed up antenatally, 7 were stillbirths while 5 were live births.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A one-day-old girl was admitted to our clinic with occipital encephalocele, polydactyly, ulnar deviation of left hand and failure to thrive.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The parents are first degree relatives with no family history of similar condition and no history of miscarriage or stillbirth.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Anencephaly

    Anencephaly is invariably associated with death as a stillbirth, a neonatal death, or occasionally a post-neonatal death.[sharecare.com] We describe 2 cases of acalvaria, one misdiagnosed ultrasonographically as an occipital encephalocele prenatally.[utah.pure.elsevier.com] More female newborns have anencephaly than males, possibly because of a higher rate of spontaneous abortions or stillbirths among male fetuses. What causes anencephaly?[my.clevelandclinic.org]

  • Meckel Syndrome Type 7

    Information from the following are required to make the diagnosis: Prenatal tests: Evaluation of mother’s history of pregnancies that resulted in any stillbirths Alpha-fetoprotein[dovemed.com] Keywords: Meckel-Gruber syndrome, occipital encephalocele, polycystic kidney, polydactyly How to cite this article: Panduranga C, Kangle R, Badami R, Patil PV.[ruralneuropractice.com] Typical clinical signs are an occipital encephalocele, microphthalmia, bilateral dysplastic cystic kidneys and other malformations of the CNS.[neocyst.de]

  • Encephalocele

    Encephaloceles occur at a rate of 1 in 5,000 live births and are often associated with stillbirth before 20 weeks gestation.[health.state.mn.us] Occipital encephaloceles are the most frequent type in North America and Western Europe, where about 85% of encephaloceles take this form.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] well recognised geographical variation between types; however, this has been speculated to be underestimated as many may result in elective termination, in utero demise, or stillbirth[radiopaedia.org]

  • Occipital Encephalocele

    Encephaloceles occur at a rate of 1 in 5,000 live births and are often associated with stillbirth before 20 weeks gestation.[health.state.mn.us] Two children with giant occipital encephaloceles with herniation of significant brain parenchyma into the encephalocele sac were managed with expansile cranioplasty and reconstruction[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] well recognised geographical variation between types; however, this has been speculated to be underestimated as many may result in elective termination, in utero demise, or stillbirth[radiopaedia.org]

  • Basal Encephalocele

    […] well recognised geographical variation between types; however, this has been speculated to be underestimated as many may result in elective termination, in utero demise, or stillbirth[radiopaedia.org] Sagittal ultrasonogram through the fetal skull shows a small occipital encephalocele.[emedicine.medscape.com] A baby with a large occipital encephalocele.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Eclampsia

    Of the 1589 births, there were 332 (21.0%) perinatal deaths; of these, 281 (84.5%) were stillbirths.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Encephalocele 300 303 Occlusive Cerebrovascular Disease 301 304 Opitz-Frias Syndrome (The G Syndrome) 302 305 Osteoarthritis 303 306 Osteogenesis Imperfecta 303 307 Osteoporosis[worldcat.org] RESULTS: The occurrence rates of immune disease and stillbirth, hospitalization time and the levels of serum albumin (ALB), lactate dehydrogenase (LDH), aspartate transaminase[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Achondrogenesis

    Review of type II achondrogenesis documented distinctive clinical and anthropometric manifestations (fewer stillbirths, longer survival time and gestation period, larger size[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract We report on a case of achondrogenesis type IA (Houston-Harris) with an occipital encephalocele.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Infants born with achondrogenesis have severe health problems thus they are born prematurely or as stillbirth.[symptoma.com]

  • Craniosynostosis-Dandy-Walker Malformation-Hydrocephalus Syndrome

    Furthermore, not all mothers are able to take home a healthy baby; those who lose a baby to miscarriage or stillbirth, or ...[jaypeedigital.com] There was history of excision of occipital encephalocele and insertion of a ventriculo-peritoneal shunt at birth.[indianpediatrics.net] KNOBLOCH SYNDROME 1; KNO1 Is also known as kno, retinal detachment and occipital encephalocele;knobloch-layer syndrome; retinal detachment-occipital encephalocele syndrome[mendelian.co]

  • Iniencephaly

    Stillbirth is the most common outcome, with a few rare examples of live birth, after which death almost invariably occurs within a short time.[definitions.net] A large occipital encephalocele protruded from the dorsal surface of the cranium secondary to a large defect in the occipital bone, and the frontal bone and left and right[indiana.pure.elsevier.com] Q01.0 Frontal encephalocele Q01.1 Nasofrontal encephalocele Q01.2 Occipital encephalocele Q01.8 Encephalocele of other sites Q01.9 Encephalocele, unspecified Q02 Microcephaly[icd10data.com]

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