Stay up to date with recent advances in the use of ultrasound in early gestation with this comprehensive, full-color reference. First Trimester Ultrasound Diagnosis of Fetal Abnormalities is an authoritative, systematic guide to the role of first trimester ultrasound in pregnancy riskassessment and the early detection of fetal malformations. High-quality illustrations and numerous tables throughout enhance readability, making this text an excellent daily resource in clinical practice.
Features: ◾Presents state-of-the-art information accompanied by hundreds of superb illustrations reflecting today’s best ultrasound technology. ◾Covers general aspects of first trimester ultrasound, including physical principles and bioeffects, technical aspects, fetal biometry and pregnancy dating, screening for chromosomal aneuploidies, multiple pregnancies, and more. ◾Features a chapter on detailed first trimester ultrasound which presents a new, comprehensive and systematic approach to ultrasound imaging in early gestation. ◾Provides detailed coverage of first trimester ultrasound findings in normal and abnormal conditions, covering various organ systems as well as the placenta and umbilical cord.
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Alfred Z. Abuhamad MD
Professor and Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Director of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA
Rabih Chaoui MD
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Prenatal Diagnosis and Human Genetics Center, Berlin, Germany