Textbook of Fetal Abnormalities
Peter Twining, Josephine M. McHugo, David W. Pilling
Elsevier Health Sciences, Jan 1, 2007 - Medical - 614 pages
Updated to reflect the recent advances in this fast-changing field, this highly illustrated text examines the latest imaging modalities for prenatal diagnosis of fetal abnormalities. A team of leading authorities provides practical, step-by-step guidance on everything from detection and interpretation...to successful management approaches. Algorithms and management strategies throughout not only describe the features of abnormalities, but also show you how to arrive at a correct diagnosis through the use of color Doppler, 3-D ultrasound, and fetal MR. This 2nd Edition offers the essential practice-proven guidance you need to arrive at confident diagnoses in critical situations. It's a resource you'll turn to time and again!
Includes more than 700 illustrations that clearly depict a full range of conditions.
Focuses on image interpretation and, wherever possible, correlation of radiographic features with pathologic findings to provide the most accurate and reliable diagnosis possible.
Uses a reader-friendly format to facilitate quick access to specific information.
Includes new chapters reflecting major advances in magnetic resonance imaging and 3-D ultrasound.
Presents an increased use of lists of differential diagnosis.
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Chapter 1 Introduction
Chapter 2 Safety of ultrasound
Chapter 3 The routine fetal anomaly scan
Chapter 4 Firsttrimester detection of fetal anomalies
Chapter 5 Disorders of amniotic fluid placenta and membranes
Chapter 6 Cranial abnormalities
Chapter 7 Spinal abnormalities
Chapter 8 Cardiac abnormalities
Chapter 14 Chromosomal abnormalities
Chapter 15 Abnormalities of the face and neck
Chapter 16 Abnormalities of twin pregnancies
Chapter 17 Viral infection in pregnancy
Chapter 18 Nonimmune fetal hydrops
Chapter 19 Intrauterine therapy
Chapter 20 3D and 4D ultrasonography
Chapter 21 Fetal magnetic resonance imaging
Chapter 9 Diagnosis and treatment of fetal arrhythmias
Chapter 10 Pulmonary abnormalities
Chapter 11 Abdominal and abdominalwall abnormalities
Chapter 12 Skeletal abnormalities
Chapter 13 Urinarytract abnormalities
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