Fryns syndrome: Prenatal diagnosis and pathologic correlation

Jeanne S. Sheffield, Diane M. Twickler, Charles Timmons, Kevin Land, Mary Jo Harrod, Ronald M. Ramus

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Fryns syndrome is a rare autosomal recessive syndrome characterized by dysmorphic facial features, diaphragmatic hernia, distal limb hypoplasia, and pulmonary hypoplasia. A case of Fryns syndrome diagnosed prenatally at 16 weeks is presented. The diagnosis was confirmed on autopsy with the additional finding of fused adrenal glands.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)585-589
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Ultrasound in Medicine
Issue number9
StatePublished - Sep 1998
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


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