Sonographic soft markers in the second trimester: Subtle indicators or significant findings?

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Title: Sonographic soft markers in the second trimester: Subtle indicators or significant findings?
Authors: Mc Carthy, K.
Gallagher, G.
Moran, Mary
Permanent link: http://hdl.handle.net/10197/7371
Date: 11-Dec-2015
Abstract: Advances in ultrasound technology over recent times, mean that the once controversial area of aneuploidy detection is becoming a popular topic for sonographers worldwide. Improved resolutions from high end machines mean that very subtle anatomic variants may have a part to play in the detection of chromosomal abnormalities. When combined with laboratory testing and risk assessment tools, early detection of these soft markers can provide a rationale for the diagnosis and management of fetal chromosomal defects.
Type of material: Conference Publication
Copyright (published version): 2015 the Authors
Keywords: UltrasoundSoft markersNon-invasive pre-natal screeningNasal bone length
Other versions: https://www.bmus.org/bmus-annual-meeting-2015/
Language: en
Status of Item: Not peer reviewed
Conference Details: The 47th Annual Scientific Meeting of the British Medical Ultrasound Society: Ultrasound, City Hall, Cardiff, Wales, UK, 9 - 11 December 2015
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