Fetal Alcohol Syndrome with Hydrocephalus

Tanyeri-Bayraktar B., Bayraktar S. , Hepokur M., Kardas M.

BEZMIALEM SCIENCE, vol.3, no.2, pp.48-50, 2015 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 3 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Title of Journal : BEZMIALEM SCIENCE
  • Page Numbers: pp.48-50


Exposure to alcohol in the fetal period leads to various structural abnormalities and is called as fetal alcohol syndrome. Cranial and facial anomalies are the common features of fetal alcohol syndrome. Microcephaly is frequently associated with fetal alcohol syndrome, but hydrocephalus may be rarely seen.