Benefits and risks of MRI in pregnancy.

@article{Bulas2013BenefitsAR,
  title={Benefits and risks of MRI in pregnancy.},
  author={Dorothy I Bulas and Alexia M Egloff},
  journal={Seminars in perinatology},
  year={2013},
  volume={37 5},
  pages={
          301-4
        }
}
Ultrasound remains the modality of choice in imaging the fetus due to its availability, safety, and low cost. With advances in technology, however, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has become an important adjuvant in the evaluation of the fetus. MRI is not limited by fetal lie, oligohydramnios, overlying bone, or obesity. MRI can image the fetus in any plane, providing a large field of view of the fetus and placenta with excellent soft tissue resolution of the brain, airway, lungs, and abdomen… CONTINUE READING

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