The role of color and power Doppler ultrasound in the prenatal diagnosis of sirenomelia.

@article{Patel2004TheRO,
  title={The role of color and power Doppler ultrasound in the prenatal diagnosis of sirenomelia.},
  author={Seema Patel and Ian B. Suchet},
  journal={Ultrasound in obstetrics & gynecology : the official journal of the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology},
  year={2004},
  volume={24 6},
  pages={684-91}
}
Sirenomelia is a rare congenital abnormality characterized by a variety of anomalies involving the lower limbs, severe oligohydramnios, bilateral renal agenesis, anorectal atresia and aberrant fetal vasculature. The prenatal diagnosis and differentiation from isolated bilateral renal agenesis is severely limited by the accompanying oligohydramnios that… CONTINUE READING