Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research

Medvedev M.V.

Moscow Institute of Improvement of Qualification of Federal Medical Biological Agency, Head of Department of Ultrasound and Prenatal Diagnosis, Professor, Doctor of Medical Science

Measurement of the lateral ventricles width by ultrasound investigation in the second trimester of pregnancy

Year: 2015, volume 11 Issue: №3 Pages: 291-292
Heading: Radiology Article type: Short message
Authors: Kozlova O.I., Medvedev M.V.
Organization: Institute of Continuous Education, Federal Medical Biological Agency
Summary:

Purpose: to assess reproducibility of measurement of the width of lateral ventricles of the fetal brain by ultrasound investigation in the second trimester of pregnancy. Material and Methods. The volume of the 34 normal fetal brains at 18-21 weeks of gestation was retrospectively evaluated. Two experienced specialists measured the width of lateral ventricles from each fetus twice. Results. Intra-operator differences of the first specialist constituted 0,136±0,065mm, of the second specialist — 0,156±0,066mm. Inter — operator differences counted 0,191±0,062mm. Conclusion. Measurement of the width of lateral ventricles is highly reproducible, it should be performed by ultrasound investigation in the second trimester of pregnancy.

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Clinical case of ultrasound diagnosis of placenta accreta vera

Year: 2015, volume 11 Issue: №2 Pages: 156-159
Heading: Radiology Article type: Case report
Authors: Voityuk E.G., Altynnik N.A., Medvedev M.V.
Organization: Institute of Continuous Education, Federal Medical Biological Agency
Summary:

The present article describes the case of prenatal diagnosis of placenta praevia vera by the ultrasound investigation in pregnant women with severe obstetric anamneses. The delivery was performed by cesarean section in a planned manner to conduct conserving surgery. The diagnosis of true placenta accreta was confirmed intraoperatively

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