The value of ultrasonographic examination of the uterine cervix in predicting post-term pregnancy

@inproceedings{Vimercati2001TheVO,
  title={The value of ultrasonographic examination of the uterine cervix in predicting post-term pregnancy},
  author={Antonella Vimercati and Pietro Greco and Pierluigi Lopalco and Vera Loizzi and Marco Scioscia and L Mei and Angela Cristina Rossi and Luigi Selvaggi},
  booktitle={Journal of perinatal medicine},
  year={2001}
}
Abstract Object: To assess whether transvaginal ultrasound is helpful in predicting the post-term onset of labor (≥ 1 weeks). Setting: Antenatal clinic of a University hospital and referral center. Subject and mehods: One hundred and twenty singleton uncomplicated pregnancies in primiparous women were enrolled at 37 weeks of gestation. Ultrasound examination of the cervical length by a transvaginal probe was performed at recruitment and at weekly intervals until 40 completed weeks. Subjects… CONTINUE READING

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