Journal of Clinical Gynecology and Obstetrics, ISSN 1927-1271 print, 1927-128X online, Open Access
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Volume 5, Number 4, December 2016, pages 112-116

Outcome of Fetuses With Abnormal Cavum Septi Pellucidi: Experience of a Tertiary Center


Figure 1.
Figure 1. 3D fetal CNS evaluation with tomographic ultrasound imaging (TUI). The absence of CSP is indicated by the red circle in cases with severe brain anomalies: holoprosencephaly and schizencephaly.
Figure 2.
Figure 2. Fetal CNS abnormalities associated to absent CSP: syntelencephaly (a), hydrocephaly (b), Dandy-Walker syndrome (c), porencephaly (d).
Figure 3.
Figure 3. Enlarged CSP (a) with normal anterior cerebral complex in coronal plane (b) and pericallosal artery (c).


Table 1. Spectrum of CNS Abnormalities and the Associated Abnormalities
Abnormal cavum septi pellucidiNumberOther CNS structural anomaliesStructural anomalies, other than CNSGenetic disorders
Persistent enlarged4000
Other aspects: hyperechoic1000