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Aventriculy: A Rare Case Report

Authors Dandena A, Sisay S, Mekonnen A, Beza K

Received 12 September 2020

Accepted for publication 22 January 2021

Published 9 February 2021 Volume 2021:14 Pages 9—13

DOI https://doi.org/10.2147/RMI.S281603

Checked for plagiarism Yes

Review by Single anonymous peer review

Peer reviewer comments 3

Editor who approved publication: Professor Tarik Massoud


Abdi Dandena,1 Samuel Sisay,1 Abebe Mekonnen,1 Kalkidan Beza2

1Department of Radiology, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; 2Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Correspondence: Abdi Dibaba Tel +251 921566429
Email abdidandena.add@gmail.com

Abstract: In this paper, we will describe a week old neonate who was referred to Black Lion Referral Hospital with a diagnosis of ambiguous genitalia and was screened for associated congenital anomalies. The neonate was evaluated with Trans-fontanel Ultrasound and Brain MRI, which showed the absence of the lateral and third ventricles and associated Intracranial multiple anomalies.

Keywords: brain malformations, aventriculy, rhomboencephalosynapsis, holoprosencephaly

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