TITLE

Indikationen und Technik der fetalen Magnetresonanztomographie

AUTHOR(S)
Asenbaum, U.; Brugger, P.C.; Woitek, R.; Furtner, J.; Prayer, D.
PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
Der Radiologe;Feb2013, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p109
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Clinical/methodical issue: Evaluation and confirmation of fetal pathologies previously suspected or diagnosed with ultrasound. Standard radiological methods: Ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Methodical innovations: Technique for prenatal fetal examination. Performance: Fetal MRI is an established supplementary technique to prenatal ultrasound. Achievements: Fetal MRI should only be used as an additional method in prenatal diagnostics and not for routine screening. Practical recommendations: Fetal MRI should only be performed in perinatal medicine centers after a previous level III ultrasound examination.
ACCESSION #
85456729

 

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