Assessment of Placental Stiffness Using Acoustic Radiation Force Impulse Elastography in Pregnant Women with Fetal Anomalies


Alan B., Goya C., Tunc S., Teke M., Hattapoglu S.

KOREAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY, vol.17, no.2, pp.218-223, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.3348/kjr.2016.17.2.218
  • Journal Name: KOREAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.218-223
  • Keywords: Acoustic radiation force impulse elastography, Ultrasonography, Fetal anomaly, Placenta stiffness, UTERINE ARTERY DOPPLER, SONOGRAM SCORING INDEX, PREECLAMPTIC PREGNANCIES, GROWTH RESTRICTION, 2ND TRIMESTER, MULTICENTER, SEVERITY, UTILITY
  • Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Objective: We aimed to evaluate placental stiffness measured by acoustic radiation force impulse (ARFI) elastography in pregnant women in the second trimester with a normal fetus versus those with structural anomalies and non-structural findings.