The congenital absence
of a sternocleidomastoid muscle (SCM) has been traditionally described in pediatric patients, and it is associated with congenital torticollis.
The most common of these meniscal variants is the discoid lateral meniscus, and the least common is complete congenital absence
of the menisci.
A computed tomography (CT) scan of the abdomen/pelvis with intravenous contrast revealed thrombosis of the distal inferior vena cava (IVC) and iliac veins with a congenital absence
of suprarenal and intrahepatic segments of the IVC (Fig1&2) with extensive collaterals and prominent ascending lumbar, perivertebral, azygous and hemiazygous venous systems.
The DGS was first described in 1965 in an infant who showed congenital absence
of the thymus and the parathyroid along with abnormal levels of serum calcium and impaired cellular immunit (11).
True congenital absence
of a coronary artery is expected to lead to hypoplasia of the dependent myocardium.
The 19-year-old patient with congenital absence
of the uterus and vagina refused the split-thickness skin graft typically used for treating the condition and instead underwent the Apligraf procedure.
the congenital absence
of the lower second permanent premolar, reduced or absent hypoconulid of the lower third molar and the frequency of perforations on the posterior part of cattle skulls).
of the vasa deferentia presenting with infertility J Androl 1985;6:15-9.
Anencephaly is generally defined as the congenital absence
of skull, scalp and forebrain (cerebral hemispheres).
, atresia and stenosis of small intestine 25.
Urogenital anomalies in men with congenital absence
of the vas deferens.
of the pericardium is a rare condition, which is usually encountered incidentally in surgical procedures or autopsies (1,2).
Differential diagnosis may include fracture/dislocation, congenital absence
of the extensor pollicus longus tendon, or arthrogryposis.
of submaxillary gland detected on 99mTc-pertechnetate thyroid imaging.
The clinical management of congenital absence
of the uterine cervix.