Gynecology & Obstetrics

Gynecology & Obstetrics
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ISSN: 2161-0932

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Khizer Razak

Khizer Razak


  • Research Article
    "Coils & Kinks": A Novel Technique to Evaluate the Perinatal Outcome
    Author(s): Khizer Razak, Deepika Meena and Meena GLKhizer Razak, Deepika Meena and Meena GL

    Aims & Objectives: 1. To evaluate the relationship of sonographic measurements of umbilical cord thickness, cross sectional area and coiling index in the second trimester (18 to 24 weeks) with perinatal outcome. 2. In future it can be adopted as a predictor for congenital anomalies, preterm labour, low birth weight, Intrauterine growth restriction, small for gestational age and intra uterine death. Material and methods: This study was conducted on 100 pregnant women visiting the obstetric outpatient department at P.B.M hospital, Bikaner, Rajasthan during the period of November 2016 to November 2017, for antenatal check-up and scheduled to deliver in the same hospital. The umbilical cord thickness, cross sectional area and antenatal coiling index were studied by ultrasonography during 18-24 weeks of gestation at the time of anomaly .. Read More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2161-0932.1000457

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