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Images in neonatal medicine
Congenital arhinia
  1. Julia Courtney,
  2. John Mccabe,
  3. Stan Craig
  1. Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Royal Jubilee Maternity Service, Belfast, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr Julia Courtney, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Royal Jubilee Maternity Service, Grosvenor Road, Belfast BT12 6BA, UK; j.courtney{at}

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This girl was born at term weighing 2.9 kg and was noted postnatally to have facial features in keeping with congenital arhinia. There had been antenatal concern regarding a flat facial profile on anomaly scanning, but subsequent fetal medicine scanning was reassuring. Amniocentesis and postnatal chromosome testing …

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