What you need to know about maternal-fetal medicine

Kaeli J. Yamashiro, Laura A. Galganski, Shinjiro Hirose

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The field of pediatric Surgery now encompasses fetal Surgery. The purpose of this article is to review aspects of antepartum care pertinent to the fetal and pediatric surgeon. We summarize antepartum screening, methods to assess the fetus, gestational disorders and variants of umbilical cord insertion sites and the placenta.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number150822
JournalSeminars in Pediatric Surgery
StatePublished - Jan 1 2019


  • Fetal screening
  • Fetal surgery
  • Fetal surveillance

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Surgery


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