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Obstetric ultrasound aids prompt referral of gestational trophoblastic disease in marginalized populations on the Thailand-Myanmar border

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Background: The use of obstetric ultrasound in the diagnosis of gestational trophoblastic disease (GTD) in high-income settings is well established, leading to prompt management and high survival rates. Evidence from low-income settings suggests ultrasound is essential in identifying complicated pregnancies, but with limited studies reviewing specific conditions including GTD.

Objective: The aim of this study is to review the role of ultrasound in diagnosis and management of GTD in...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1080/16549716.2017.1296727

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Publisher:
Taylor and Francis Open Publisher's website
Journal:
Global Health Action Journal website
Volume:
10
Issue:
1
Chapter number:
1296727
Publication date:
2017-06-02
Acceptance date:
2017-02-12
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EISSN:
1654-9880
ISSN:
1654-9716
Pubs id:
pubs:698470
URN:
uri:7d50418c-501e-4177-a609-f388bd86488e
UUID:
uuid:7d50418c-501e-4177-a609-f388bd86488e
Local pid:
pubs:698470
Paper number:
1

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