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Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics

, Volume 255, Issue 3, pp 161–163 | Cite as

Recurrent Dandy-Walker malformation

  • R. Obwegeser
  • J. Deutinger
  • G. Bernaschek
Case Reports

Abstract

This is a report of a 18 year-old woman with two consecutive fetuses suffering from a Dandy-Walker malformation (DWM). The first diagnosis of Dandy-Walker syndrome was at 24 weeks gestation. According to the parent’s request, this pregnancy was terminated. Seven months after that event a new case of Dandy-walker malformation was diagnosed in the same woman. She was at 21 weeks of gestation.

Key words

Dandy-Walker malformation Dandy-Walker syndrome Recurrence risk 

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© Springer-Verlag 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Obwegeser
    • 1
  • J. Deutinger
    • 1
  • G. Bernaschek
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Prenatal Diagnosis and TherapyUniversity of ViennaAustria

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