Journal of the Korean Pediatric Society 1990;33(2):241-245.
Published online February 28, 1990.
A Case of Sirenomelia.
Hyun Kuk Kim, Sung Ik Cho, Byoung Tae Kim, Hak Jhoo Cha, Sang Jhoo Lee
Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Soon Chun Hyang University, Seoul, Korea
인어체 기형(Sirenomelia) 1례
김현국, 조성익, 김병태, 차학주, 이상주
순천향의과대학 소아과학교실
Received: 22 June 1989   • Accepted: 19 September 1989
A neonate weighing 960 gm with undetermined sex was born after 32 weeks of gestation. The baby had multiple abnormalities such as fused lower extremities, abcence of the anus and external genitalia, meningomyelocele, right anortia, anomalous ribs, pulmonary hypoplasia, renal agenesis and rectal agenesis. The diagnosis was established by physical and autopsy findings. A brief review of literature was made.
Key Words: Sirenomelia

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