Normal offset of the tricuspid septal leaflet in Thai fetuses.

  title={Normal offset of the tricuspid septal leaflet in Thai fetuses.},
  author={Thitinan Tansathit and Boonchai Uerpairojkit},
  journal={Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet},
  volume={90 9},
OBJECTIVE To quantify the correlation between gestational age and the normal distance between the insertion of the medial leaflets of the mitral valve and tricuspid valve in Thai fetuses. MATERIAL AND METHOD A prospective study was constructed using an apical 4-chamber view at end diastole to measure the mitral valve-tricuspid valve distance (MTD) in 169 confirmed-dated singleton normal fetuses between 18 and 40 weeks of gestation at King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital from August 2005 to… CONTINUE READING