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Bulging amnion in premature labor: spectrum of sonographic findings.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6779566     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Premature labor or vaginal bleeding in the second and third trimesters may be associated with a spectrum of sonographically definable abnormalities of the endocervical canal. Of 13 patients encountered, eight demonstrated dilatation of the entire canal, which contained fluid, placenta, and small parts in various combinations; all delivered prematurely. The other five, in whom dilatation was limited to the proximal canal, carried to term. Seven fetuses were breech and six transverse; none were cephalic. Abnormalities of the cervical canal were seen in 6.9% of patients examined over a 1 year period for bleeding in the second and third trimesters.
Authors:
A M Fried
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  AJR. American journal of roentgenology     Volume:  136     ISSN:  0361-803X     ISO Abbreviation:  AJR Am J Roentgenol     Publication Date:  1981 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1981-03-24     Completed Date:  1981-03-24     Revised Date:  2008-02-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7708173     Medline TA:  AJR Am J Roentgenol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  181-5     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Amnion*
Breech Presentation
Female
Humans
Labor Presentation
Obstetric Labor, Premature / diagnosis*
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Trimester, Second
Pregnancy Trimester, Third
Prognosis
Ultrasonography*

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