Role of fetal autopsy as a complementary tool to prenatal ultrasound.

  title={Role of fetal autopsy as a complementary tool to prenatal ultrasound.},
  author={Koumudi G Godbole and Vijayshri Bhide and Savitri Mallikarjun Nerune and A Kulkarni and Mrinalini Moghe and Asawari N. Kanade},
  journal={The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians},
  volume={27 16},
AIM To correlate and compare prenatal ultrasound with fetal autopsy examination to detect structural births defects and provide specific diagnoses. METHODS 141 second trimester fetuses (<20 weeks and <500 g) where pregnancy was terminated for structural birth defects and/or severe intra-uterine growth restriction (IUGR) or intra-uterine death, referred to… CONTINUE READING