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Charts of fetal size: kidney and renal pelvis measurements.

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OBJECTIVE: To construct new size charts for fetal kidney measurements and to define normal limits for renal pelvic antero-posterior diameter. METHODS: A prospective, cross-sectional study was carried out in the ultrasound department of a large hospital. Six hundred and sixty-three fetuses were scanned only once for the purpose of the study at gestations between 14 and 42 weeks. Centiles for kidney dimensions were estimated by combining separate fractional polynomial regression models fitted ...

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10.1002/pd.693

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Chitty, LS More by this author
Altman, DG More by this author
Journal:
Prenatal diagnosis
Volume:
23
Issue:
11
Pages:
891-897
Publication date:
2003-11-05
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EISSN:
1097-0223
ISSN:
0197-3851
URN:
uuid:76944e95-7e7f-4f9f-9643-be2562b1da43
Source identifiers:
317840
Local pid:
pubs:317840

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