Vasa previa: prenatal diagnosis by transperineal sonography with Doppler evaluation.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Antepartum diagnosis of vasa previa is of critical importance because of the high fetal mortality rate in unrecognized cases. This report describes the sonographic findings in 2 cases of vasa previa and demonstrates that transperineal sonography with Doppler evaluation can successfully establish the diagnosis of vasa previa prenatally.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Hertzberg, BS; Kliewer, MA

Published Date

  • October 1998

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 26 / 8

Start / End Page

  • 405 - 408

PubMed ID

  • 9783248

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0091-2751

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/(sici)1097-0096(199810)26:8<405::aid-jcu6>;2-m


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States