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Report of a pregnant woman with mosaic Turner syndrome [Zeynep Kamil Med J]
Zeynep Kamil Med J. 2021; 52(1): 46-48 | DOI: 10.14744/zkmj.2021.38233

Report of a pregnant woman with mosaic Turner syndrome

Yunus Emre Topdağı1, Seray Kaya Topdağı2, Emsal Pınar Topdağı Yılmaz3, Ali İrfan Guzel1
1Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Sanko University Faculty of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
2Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Abdulkadir Yüksel State Hospital, Gaziantep, Turkey
3Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Atatürk University Faculty of Medicine, Erzurum, Turkey

Spontaneous pregnancy in women with Turner syndrome is rare (5%) and relatively high risk. A number of methods to preserve fertility in such women have been discussed. Careful follow-up is required during these pregnancies due to the high incidence rates of neonatal, obstetric, maternal, and cardiovascular complications. A 39-year-old multigravid woman (G5, P3, A2) with mosaic Turner syndrome with a history of three spontaneous pregnancies and two miscarriages was evaluated at our clinic. The analysis showed mos 45,X [9]/46,XX [38] mosaic Turner syndrome. Her first and fourth pregnancies resulted in miscarriages during the first trimester. Here, we discuss a pregnant woman with mosaic Turner syndrome with unaffected fertility but with a history of spontaneous pregnancies/miscarriages, with reference to the current literature.

Keywords: Mosaic turner syndrome, spontaneous pregnancy, turner syndrome.

Yunus Emre Topdağı, Seray Kaya Topdağı, Emsal Pınar Topdağı Yılmaz, Ali İrfan Guzel. Report of a pregnant woman with mosaic Turner syndrome. Zeynep Kamil Med J. 2021; 52(1): 46-48

Corresponding Author: Yunus Emre Topdağı, Türkiye
Manuscript Language: English
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