Image Gallery Quiz - Pediatric Oncall
Image Gallery

You Have To Sign In First
Click here to Sign In


You can answer the question shown below with a picture. Immediately after answering the question the correct answer is displayed to you. And you can see previous questions with its correct answers.


Question:
Ana Maria Ferreira, Tatiana Pereira, Liliana Quaresma, Fátima Fonseca, Teresa Caldeira
Department of Paediatrics and Neonatology, Centro Hospitalar de Entre Douro e Vouga, Santa Maria da Feira, Portugal

Address for Correspondence: Dr Ana Maria Ferreira, Avenida Camilo Tavares de Matos, 229, 2 no abstrandar, 3730-240 Vale de Cambra, Aveiro, Portugal. Email: anamariaf.88@gmail.com

A preterm female neonate was born via caesarean section to a healthy 31-year-old woman at an estimated gestational age of 34 weeks. Preeclampsia was diagnosed at 31st weeks of gestation and a complete antenatal corticosteroid therapy cycle was administered. No evidence was found of congenital malformations on prenatal ultrasounds. At delivery, birth weight was 1780 grams (appropriate for gestational age). Resuscitation with positive pressure ventilation was required, with an Apgar Score of 5 and 10 at 1 and 5 minutes, respectively. The baby was admitted to the neonatal intensive care unit and was managed conservatively. Her urine output was normal in the first 24 hours. At 36 hours of life she developed oligoanuria. Clinical examination revealed a 15 x 0.5 mm spherical swelling protruding in the vulvar introitus with well-defined limits, elastic consistency, yellowish and with superficial vascularization, more lateralized to the right, probably blocking the distal meatus of the urethra (Figure 1). No vaginal bleeding or breast enlargement was observed and she remained stable, except for voiding difficulty. The swelling spontaneously drained after 12 hours with discharge of mucous material without any characteristic smell, leaving visible the glandular orifice (Figure 2). Renovesical ultrasound was normal.

What is the genital swelling_?

Enter Verification :
   =   
Submit Answer
Advertisements by :    Septilin by Himalaya Mega-CV by Aristo
Disclaimer: The information given by www.pediatriconcall.com is provided by medical and paramedical & Health providers voluntarily for display & is meant only for informational purpose. The site does not guarantee the accuracy or authenticity of the information. Use of any information is solely at the user's own risk. The appearance of advertisement or product information in the various section in the website does not constitute an endorsement or approval by Pediatric Oncall of the quality or value of the said product or of claims made by its manufacturer.
Creative Commons License This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.