Background: Fetus in fetu is a rare malformation in which a parasitic twin is within a more mature twin. Most of the fetus in fetu are located in the retroperitoneum and are acardiac and anencephalic. Case report: Oropharyngeal fetus in fetu, referral from Rustenburg hospital with suspected gastroschisis, preeclampsia, preterm labour at 28 weeks gestation. Conclusion: Prenatal ultrasound remains the cornerstone of diagnosis of fetus in fetu in providing essential information for management and parental guidance.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Obstetrics and Gynaecology Forum|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jan 2021|
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- Fetus in fetu
- prenatal ultrasound