International Journal of Anatomical Sciences 2014, 4(1): 22-23
INIENCEPHALY-A Case Report
Jacinta Antony, Swayam Jothi D, Sai Suchitra.
Department of Anatomy, Sree Balaji Medical College & Hospital, Chromepet,
Chennai – 600 044, Tamilnadu, India.
Key words : Iniencephaly, inion, spina bifida, meningocoele.
Abstract: A full term dead born foetus delivered by Caesarean Section from the Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department of the Government Kilpauk Medical College & Hospital was handed over to the Department of Anatomy for further study. The head of the foetus was retroflexed, a cystic swelling was present dorsally above the anal orifice and ventrally an omphalocoele