The relationship between the ultrasonographic diagnosis of innocent amniotic band development and pregnancy outcomes.

@article{Wehbeh1993TheRB,
  title={The relationship between the ultrasonographic diagnosis of innocent amniotic band development and pregnancy outcomes.},
  author={H A Wehbeh and J. M. Fleisher and Ashkan Karimi and A Mathony and Howard Minkoff},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={1993},
  volume={81 4},
  pages={565-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the importance of amniotic bands diagnosed ultrasonographically and their relationship to pregnancy outcome. METHODS We reviewed retrospectively the ultrasonographic records at State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn and Kings County Hospital Center, identifying 25 cases of amniotic band diagnosed during 1986-1990. Cases were compared with 50 controls who had ultrasound evaluation at the same gestational age. Outcomes studied included fetal… CONTINUE READING