Ultrasonographic anatomy of perineal structures during pregnancy and immediately following obstetric injury.

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OBJECTIVES To assess perineal anatomy using ultrasound before and immediately after delivery. METHODS Structures in the perineum were studied by real-time two-dimensional transvaginal and endoanal ultrasound imaging using a combined linear and semicircular (up to 200 degrees sector) probe. We examined 45 nulliparous pregnant women and 44 primiparae… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/uog.6122

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