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Sonography of multiple gestations.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2404298     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Ultrasound plays an important role in the management of multiple gestations in several key areas: (1) diagnosing multiple gestation and determining fetal number; (2) determining placentation; (3) diagnosing complications; (4) guiding procedures; and (5) identifying fetal lie late in pregnancy. The information obtained from single or serial ultrasound examinations can lead to improved obstetric decision-making and thereby to improved outcome in these high-risk pregnancies.
C B Benson; P M Doubilet
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Radiologic clinics of North America     Volume:  28     ISSN:  0033-8389     ISO Abbreviation:  Radiol. Clin. North Am.     Publication Date:  1990 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1990-02-15     Completed Date:  1990-02-15     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0123703     Medline TA:  Radiol Clin North Am     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  149-61     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.
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MeSH Terms
Abortion, Eugenic
Congenital Abnormalities / diagnosis
Fetal Death / diagnosis
Fetofetal Transfusion / diagnosis
Fetus / anatomy & histology
Gestational Age
Pregnancy Complications / diagnosis
Pregnancy, Multiple*
Twins, Conjoined

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