Frequency of Congenital Heart Defects Detected on Fetal Echocardiography in High-Risk Mothers
作者: Maryam Iftikhar Syed Najam Hyder Saba Aziz
刊名: JOURNAL OF PIONEERING MEDICAL SCIENCES, 2017, Vol.7 (1)
来源数据库: Journal of Pioneering Medical Sciences
原始语种摘要: BACKGROUND: Early detection of congenital heart defects provides better postnatal treatment strategy and prognosis. Therefore, we aimed to determine the frequency of congenital heart defects on fetal echocardiography in high-risk mothers referred to the Children hospital, Lahore. METHODS: A cross-sectional observational study was conducted in the Cardiology department, of Children Hospital, Lahore from July to December 2015. The data were collected from 138 high-risk pregnant mothers. Both maternal and fetal risk factors associated with congenital heart defects were considered for indication of fetal echocardiography. RESULTS: Of the 138 high-risk pregnancies, 131 had maternal and 7 had fetal risk factors. Of the fetuses with maternal risk factors, the prevalence of congenital heart...
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关键词翻译
  • congenital 先天的
  • fetal 胎的
  • maternal 母的
  • septal 中隔的
  • heart 心脏
  • trimester 三个月时间
  • gestational 妊娠期的
  • fetus 胎儿
  • pregnant 怀孕的
  • prognosis 预报