Author | Salvator Levi, MD

Articles

Ultrasonographic Screening for Fetal Malformations

July 26, 2011

As the risk for fetal malformation is present in all pregnant women, many experts believe that prenatal ultrasound screening should be universal. The frequency of fetal malformations and the undesirable consequences for affected infants and their families are convincing arguments for using this modality on a routine basis.