Deformation of the left and right ventricular longitudinal myocardium in fetuses with umbilical cord around neck

Chinese Medical Journal, 05/11/2012

Left and right ventricular systolic and diastolic dysfunction was detected in fetuses with umbilical cord around neck and umbilical artery S/D ³3.0. VVI could sensitively respond to cardiac function changes in fetuses with umbilical cord around neck, which provides another valuable method in the evaluation of fetal cardiac function.

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