Fetal deformities secondary to amniotic bands or tight looping of the umbilical cord are infrequent complications of pregnancy. Rarer still is intrauterine death due to amniotic bands and looping of the umbilical cord with compression of vital structures. A fetus is described with the unique combination of deformity and intrauterine death associated with both amniotic bands and looping of the umbilical cord.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1980|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pathology and Forensic Medicine
- Medical Laboratory Technology