Angelo Cavallaro

Learn More
OBJECTIVE To assess the accuracy of expert neurosonography (two- and three-dimensional NSG) in the characterization of major fetal central nervous system (CNS) anomalies seen at a tertiary referral center and to report the differential clinical usefulness of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) used as a second-line diagnostic procedure in the same cohort. (More)
OBJECTIVES To assess the presence and degree of indirect signs of agenesis of the corpus callosum (ACC) according to gestational age and determine the percentage of cases in which each sign is present by 24 gestational weeks. METHODS We analyzed retrospectively 54 cases of ACC which underwent three-dimensional neurosonography at our unit between January(More)
OBJECTIVE To propose and validate endocervicoscopy, a new technique for patients with high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion and unsatisfactory or negative colposcopy. DESIGN Prospective trial. SETTING Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Pathophysiology of Human Reproduction University of Naples Federico II. PATIENT(S) Ninety-five(More)
OBJECTIVES Although no clear evidence exists, many international guidelines advocate early term delivery of small for gestational age (SGA) fetuses. The aim of this study was to determine whether a protocol that included monitoring SGA fetuses beyond 37 weeks affected perinatal and maternal outcomes. METHODS The impact of the introduction in 2014 of a(More)
OBJECTIVES To assess a comprehensive package of ultrasound quality control in a large multicentre study of fetal growth - the Fetal Growth Longitudinal Study of the INTERGROWTH-21st Project. METHODS We performed quality control (QC) measures on 20,313 ultrasound scan images taken prospectively from 4,321 fetuses at 14-41 weeks' gestation in eight(More)
OBJECTIVE To create a single equation and reference range for abdominal circumference growth velocity (ACGV) between 20 and 36 weeks in singleton pregnancies. METHOD Observational study of pregnant women having routine scans for abdominal circumference (AC) at 20 and 36 weeks' gestation. Exclusion criteria were multiple pregnancy, abnormal karyotype,(More)
  • 1