Choriovitelline placenta: prenatal sonographic imaging and clinical characteristics

@article{Achiron2017ChoriovitellinePP,
  title={Choriovitelline placenta: prenatal sonographic imaging and clinical characteristics},
  author={Reuwen Achiron and Zvi Kivilevitch},
  journal={Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology},
  year={2017},
  volume={49},
  pages={219–223}
}
OBJECTIVES To describe the fetal sonographic characteristics, in-utero natural history and postnatal outcome of choriovitelline placenta, in which the fetal umbilical vein is replaced by the extra-embryonic vitelline circulation. METHODS This was a retrospective study of pregnancies examined during the period 2010-2014. Fetuses which presented with sonographic criteria of a downward caudal course of an enlarged vein from the umbilical annulus to the hepatic hilum were followed prospectively… CONTINUE READING
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