Like a box of chocolates

In the United States, the use of prenatal ultrasound allows us to identify many congenital abnormalities prior to delivery. We have very few surprises.

Things in the DR Congo are different. This week, we had multiple patients born with anomalies. Two were born without an anus, one had his abdominal wall open and another had a large vaginal cyst. Each time you step into the delivery room, you never know what you are going to get.

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