Sheeza Basharat
Sheeza Basharat8 months ago


Neonate born with Anencephaly and occipital encephalocele ◇Encephalocele is a congenital neural tube defect (NTD) characterized by herniation/protrusion of the intracranial contents (meninges, brain, and part of the ventricles) through a defect in the cranium. ◇ Encephalocele is caused by failure of the closure of the cranial part of the developing neural tube during pregnancy By:

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8 months ago

Unfortunately, I don't believe this particular condition is survivable at this degree of severity.

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