Meckel-Gruber syndrome, also known as
Meckel syndrome or Gruber syndrome is an infrequent
but lethal congenital malformation that combines
encephalocele, cystic kidney dysplasia, and polydactyly.
The variabilité́ clinical pictures found in the literature
show that the polymorphism of this syndrome is an
The current ́ ultrasound examination , at the
present time, is the best means of antenatal screening for
this lethal poly malformation.
We report a case of Meckel syndrome discovered
on ultrasound during pregnancy
Keywords : prenatal diagnosis; MeckelGruber syndrome; Meckel syndrome ; Gruber syndrome