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Publication Name World Journal of Radiology
Manuscript ID 4402
Country/Territory Italy
Received
2013-06-28 18:52
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2013-06-28 22:06
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2013-08-21 18:34
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2013-09-10 17:51
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2013-09-18 10:56
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2013-09-18 11:35
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2013-10-02 02:26
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2013-10-11 11:46
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2013-10-31 14:41
ISSN 1949-8470 (online)
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Publisher Baishideng Publishing Group Inc, 7041 Koll Center Parkway, Suite 160, Pleasanton, CA 94566, USA
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Category Engineering, Biomedical
Manuscript Type Review
Article Title Sonographic markers for early diagnosis of fetal malformations
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Maria Daniela Renna, Paola Pisani, Francesco Conversano, Emanuele Perrone, Ernesto Casciaro, Gian Carlo Di Renzo, Marco Di Paola, Antonio Perrone and Sergio Casciaro
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Funding Agency Grant Number
FESR P.O. Apulia Region 2007-2013-Action 1.2.4 3Q5AX31
National Council of Research Project AMOLAB
Corresponding author Sergio Casciaro, PhD, Eng, National Council of Research (IFC-CNR), Institute of Clinical Physiology, c/o Campus Universitario Ecotekne, via per Monteroni, 73100 Lecce, Italy. sergio.casciaro@cnr.it
Key Words Prenatal diagnosis; Prenatal sonography; Chromosome abnormalities; Nuchal translucency; Fetal echocardiography; Skeletal dysplasia
Core Tip The aim of this paper is to review sonographic markers associated with the most frequent fetal abnormalities (chromosomal anomalies, cardiac defects, skeletal dysplasia) and their sensitivity in prenatal diagnosis. Fetal malformations are very frequent in industrialized countries and the only effective approach for prenatal screening is currently represented by an ultrasound scan. Early detection of abnormalities can optimize pregnancy management and childbirth timing, give the possibility of performing simpler procedures for termination of pregnancy in those patients in whom findings are abnormal, and plan therapeutic treatment of objectively selected diseased fetuses.
Publish Date 2013-10-31 14:41
Citation Renna MD, Pisani P, Conversano F, Perrone E, Casciaro E, Di Renzo GC, Di Paola M, Perrone A, Casciaro S. Sonographic markers for early diagnosis of fetal malformations. World J Radiol 2013; 5(10): 356-371
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1949-8470/full/v5/i10/356.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.4329/wjr.v5.i10.356
Full Article (PDF) WJR-5-356.pdf
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