Nonvisualization of fetal gallbladder: a case report and review of the literature
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Failure to visualize prenatally the gallbladder at ultrasound scan may indicate different fetal malformations with a highly variable prognosis, but also a simple anatomic variable. An adequate prenatal management could help in defining diagnosis and prognosis.
KEY WORDS: gallbladder, cystic fibrosis, ultrasound scan, prenatal diagnosis, karyotype.