Amniotic band syndrome.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Amniotic band syndrome results from a tear in the amnion, due to unknown etiology, which allows amniotic fluid and fetal parts to escape from the amnion into the chorion. Defects resulting from amniotic band syndrome are described. Management of the infant by a multidisciplinary, team approach is advised. Areas for further research are recommended.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Turner, BS

Published Date

  • July 1985

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 14 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 298 - 301

PubMed ID

  • 3849576

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1552-6909

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0884-2175

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1552-6909.1985.tb02243.x


  • eng