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New intrauterine shunt for treatment of fetal fluid accumulation: single-center experience of first 17 cases

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title = "New intrauterine shunt for treatment of fetal fluid accumulation: single-center experience of first 17 cases",
abstract = "Pleural effusion is the most common fluid-accumulation in the fetus with a prevalence of 1:15.000-24.000 pregnancies.1 The clinical picture is highly variable ranging from spontaneous resolution to lung hypoplasia, hydrops and death.1 Treatment options include thoracocentesis, thoraco-amniotic shunting and pleurodesis using OK-432.2 The conventional thoraco-amniotic shunts are applied using a 13-16G trochar.3,4 Somatex{\circledR} Intrauterine Shunt (IUS) was launched in 2014 and consists of a self-expanding nitinol wire mesh with an inner silicone coating to be inserted through an 18G/1.2 mm needle.",
keywords = "Abnormalities, Multiple, Edema/complications, Feasibility Studies, Female, Fetal Diseases/epidemiology, Fetus, Humans, Intrauterine Devices/standards, Lung Diseases/complications, Lung/abnormalities, Pleural Effusion/complications, Pleurodesis/methods, Pregnancy, Prenatal Care, Prevalence, Survival Rate, Thoracentesis/methods, Ultrasonography/methods",
author = "N{\o}rgaard, {L N} and K S{\o}gaard and Jensen, {L N} and C Ekelund and Kahrs, {B H} and A Tabor and K Sundberg",
note = "This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.",
year = "2019",
month = "3",
doi = "10.1002/uog.19074",
language = "English",
volume = "53",
pages = "418--420",
journal = "Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology",
issn = "0960-7692",
publisher = "John/Wiley & Sons Ltd",
number = "3",

}

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TY - JOUR

T1 - New intrauterine shunt for treatment of fetal fluid accumulation

T2 - single-center experience of first 17 cases

AU - Nørgaard, L N

AU - Søgaard, K

AU - Jensen, L N

AU - Ekelund, C

AU - Kahrs, B H

AU - Tabor, A

AU - Sundberg, K

N1 - This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.

PY - 2019/3

Y1 - 2019/3

N2 - Pleural effusion is the most common fluid-accumulation in the fetus with a prevalence of 1:15.000-24.000 pregnancies.1 The clinical picture is highly variable ranging from spontaneous resolution to lung hypoplasia, hydrops and death.1 Treatment options include thoracocentesis, thoraco-amniotic shunting and pleurodesis using OK-432.2 The conventional thoraco-amniotic shunts are applied using a 13-16G trochar.3,4 Somatex® Intrauterine Shunt (IUS) was launched in 2014 and consists of a self-expanding nitinol wire mesh with an inner silicone coating to be inserted through an 18G/1.2 mm needle.

AB - Pleural effusion is the most common fluid-accumulation in the fetus with a prevalence of 1:15.000-24.000 pregnancies.1 The clinical picture is highly variable ranging from spontaneous resolution to lung hypoplasia, hydrops and death.1 Treatment options include thoracocentesis, thoraco-amniotic shunting and pleurodesis using OK-432.2 The conventional thoraco-amniotic shunts are applied using a 13-16G trochar.3,4 Somatex® Intrauterine Shunt (IUS) was launched in 2014 and consists of a self-expanding nitinol wire mesh with an inner silicone coating to be inserted through an 18G/1.2 mm needle.

KW - Abnormalities, Multiple

KW - Edema/complications

KW - Feasibility Studies

KW - Female

KW - Fetal Diseases/epidemiology

KW - Fetus

KW - Humans

KW - Intrauterine Devices/standards

KW - Lung Diseases/complications

KW - Lung/abnormalities

KW - Pleural Effusion/complications

KW - Pleurodesis/methods

KW - Pregnancy

KW - Prenatal Care

KW - Prevalence

KW - Survival Rate

KW - Thoracentesis/methods

KW - Ultrasonography/methods

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U2 - 10.1002/uog.19074

DO - 10.1002/uog.19074

M3 - Letter

VL - 53

SP - 418

EP - 420

JO - Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology

JF - Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology

SN - 0960-7692

IS - 3

ER -

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