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[Prenatal diagnosis of central nervous system malformations]

LANGMÁR Zoltán1, NÉMETH Miklós1, CSABA Ákos2, SZIGETI Zsanett2, JOÓ József Gábor2

JULY 30, 2013

Clinical Neuroscience - 2013;66(07-08)

[The prenatal diagnosis of fetal malformations have been the subject of numerous publications in the literature. This has dramatically increased in the last 15 years, mainly due to the advent of high-resolution ultrasound. In addition adequate guidelines issued by professional organizations have encouraged the universal approach to the imaging of fetal anatomy as well as malformations. One of the most significant groups of the fetal anomalies is the central nervous system malformation. Due to its prevalence and severity the praenatal diagnostics of central nervous system malformations got basic significance. In this review we attempted to summarize the recent informations concerning the praenatal diagnostics of the central nervous system anomalies.]


  1. Fôvárosi Szent István és Szent László Kórház, Budapest
  2. Semmelweis Egyetem, I. Sz. Szülészeti és Nôgyógyászati Klinika, Budapest



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