Fetal therapy: state of the art.

@article{Coleman2002FetalTS,
  title={Fetal therapy: state of the art.},
  author={Beverly G. Coleman and N. Scott Adzick and Timothy M. Crombleholme and Mark Paul Johnson and L. G. Howell and Steven C. Horii and Jill E. Langer and Harvey L Nisenbaum and Suzanne DeBari and Christopher Iyoob},
  journal={Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={21 11},
  pages={1257-88}
}
OBJECTIVE To review our experience with the use of sonography in evaluating potential candidates for in utero fetal therapy performed at The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. METHODS This review article was designed to discuss open hysterotomy for the 4 fetal surgical procedures that have been performed at our institution. The procedures included surgical repair of myelomeningocele, resection of sacrococcygeal teratoma in fetuses with… CONTINUE READING