Morphometric study on the characteristic external features of normal and abnormal human embryos.

@article{Otani2008MorphometricSO,
  title={Morphometric study on the characteristic external features of normal and abnormal human embryos.},
  author={Hiroki Otani and Jun Udagawa and Torbj{\"o}rn Lundh and Toshihisa Hatta and Ryuju Hashimoto and Akihiro Matsumoto and Fumio Satow},
  journal={Congenital anomalies},
  year={2008},
  volume={48 1},
  pages={18-28}
}
The embryonic period is characterized by organogenesis and accompanying dynamic changes in external features. The measurement of human embryos has been limited to whole body dimensions, such as crown-rump length. More detailed measurements would add quantitative information about these characteristic events and provide a better understanding of normal and… CONTINUE READING