Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons                           
Year : 2003  |  Volume : 8  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 179--182

Sirenomelia (mermaid syndrome) : a case report and review of its pathogeneses


SK Hatwar, DK Sarda 
 Govt. Medical College, Nagpur

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SK Hatwar
Govt. Medical College, Nagpur

ABSTRACT: A case of sirenomelic baby of 34 weeks gestation is reported. The baby was stillborn and was having fused lower extremities. There were associated multiple congenital anomolies. Autopsy revealed multiple bowel atresias. Review of literature is discussed.


How to cite this article:
Hatwar S, Sarda D. Sirenomelia (mermaid syndrome) : a case report and review of its pathogeneses.J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2003;8:179-182


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Hatwar S, Sarda D. Sirenomelia (mermaid syndrome) : a case report and review of its pathogeneses. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg [serial online] 2003 [cited 2021 Jan 19 ];8:179-182
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