Widening of the femoral diaphysis-metaphysis angle at 20-24 weeks: a marker for the detection of achondroplasia prior to the onset of skeletal shortening

Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2016 Feb;214(2):291-292. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2015.09.089. Epub 2015 Oct 9.
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Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Achondroplasia / diagnosis
  • Achondroplasia / diagnostic imaging*
  • Case-Control Studies
  • Diaphyses / diagnostic imaging*
  • Female
  • Femur / diagnostic imaging*
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Trimester, Second*
  • Retrospective Studies
  • Ultrasonography, Prenatal