Early-diastolic blood flow velocity block in the umbilical artery and fetal cardiac valvular insufficiency. Case report

Juha Räsänen, Pertti Kirkinen

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Abstract

Absence of early-diastolic blood flow velocity was recorded from the umbilical artery of a fetus with severe myocardial and valvular insufficiency. The blood flow at late diastole was normal. This flow pattern mayindicate the need for a detailed ultrasonic examination of the fetal heart.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)345-349
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Perinatal Medicine
Volume20
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1992

Keywords

  • Doppier
  • fetal abnormality
  • fetal heart
  • ultrasound

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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