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VOLUME 5 , ISSUE 1 ( January-March, 2011 ) > List of Articles


Ultrasonic Diagnosis in Preterm Labor

Kiyotake Ichizuka, Ryu Matsuoka, Takashi Okai

Keywords : Cervical anatomy,Cervical length,Transvaginal ultrasound,Estimated fetal growth,Fetal lung immaturity

Citation Information : Ichizuka K, Matsuoka R, Okai T. Ultrasonic Diagnosis in Preterm Labor. Donald School J Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 2011; 5 (1):57-60.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10009-1177

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 01-12-2011

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2011; The Author(s).


Ultrasound diagnosis of the preterm birth was discussed in the measurement of uterine cervical length, its significance for the prediction of preterm birth, fetal growth estimation for the study on fetal maturity and fetal lung immaturity assessment with noninvasive ultrasonic techniques for the prediction and treatment of neonatal respiratory distress syndrome.

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