Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons                           
Year : 2008  |  Volume : 13  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 30--32

Fetus in fetu: A report of two cases


Ibrahim Karaman, Derya Erdogan, Semire Ozalevli, Ayse Karaman, Y Hakan Cavusoglu, M Kemal Aslan, Ozden Cakmak 
 Department of Pediatric Surgery, Dr. Sami Ulus Children's Hospital, Ankara, Turkey

Correspondence Address:
Ibrahim Karaman
Fakülteler Mah, Köylüler Sok. 15/2, 06590, Cebeci, Ankara
Turkey

Fetus in fetu is a rare condition that has been defined as the presence of one of the twins in the body of the other. It is most frequently located in retroperitoneal area; however, it has been reported in other locations as well. This report presents two cases of «DQ»fetus in fetu«DQ» cases: one located in the retroperitoneal area and the other in the sacrococcygeal area.


How to cite this article:
Karaman I, Erdogan D, Ozalevli S, Karaman A, Cavusoglu Y H, Aslan M K, Cakmak O. Fetus in fetu: A report of two cases.J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2008;13:30-32


How to cite this URL:
Karaman I, Erdogan D, Ozalevli S, Karaman A, Cavusoglu Y H, Aslan M K, Cakmak O. Fetus in fetu: A report of two cases. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg [serial online] 2008 [cited 2021 Jun 15 ];13:30-32
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