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Prenatal sonographic diagnosis and management of a twin pregnancy with placenta previa and hemicardia.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3307799     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The sonographic diagnosis of a twin pregnancy complicated by acardius anceps of one fetus, total placenta previa, uterine overdistension, and preterm labor is presented and management is discussed. Attempted selective fetocide is described, but was not successful. Clinical management of severe discordant sonographic dysmorphology is discussed, and diagnostic criteria for sonographic diagnosis of acardia are presented.
J W Seeds; W N Herbert; D S Richards
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  American journal of perinatology     Volume:  4     ISSN:  0735-1631     ISO Abbreviation:  Am J Perinatol     Publication Date:  1987 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-11-16     Completed Date:  1987-11-16     Revised Date:  2009-11-19    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8405212     Medline TA:  Am J Perinatol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  313-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
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MeSH Terms
Abnormalities, Severe Teratoid / diagnosis
Diseases in Twins*
Heart Defects, Congenital / diagnosis*
Obstetric Labor, Premature / diagnosis*
Placenta Previa / diagnosis*
Pregnancy, Multiple
Prenatal Diagnosis*

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