Three-dimensional and four-dimensional ultrasound for high-risk pregnancies and routine screening

Record ID 32006000948
Authors' objectives:

Three-dimensional (3D) ultrasound (US) is used to obtain 3D surface views, cross-sectional views in any plane, and internal views of a fetus in utero. These views have the potential to detect and diagnose malformations and/or structural indicators of chromosomal aberrations. Although most malformations cannot be cured, at least in utero, information concerning malformations and chromosomal aberrations can be useful in patient management and planning.

Authors' methods: Review
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2005
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: United States
MeSH Terms
  • Imaging, Three-Dimensional
  • Pregnancy, High-Risk
  • Ultrasonography, Prenatal
Organisation Name: HAYES, Inc.
Contact Address: 157 S. Broad Street, Suite 200, Lansdale, PA 19446, USA. Tel: 215 855 0615; Fax: 215 855 5218
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