Prenatal detection and obstetric management of true umbilical cord knots using color Doppler and 4D ultrasonography: a report of two cases and literature review


GÖKMEN KARASU A. F. , KÜTÜK M. S.

CASE REPORTS IN PERINATAL MEDICINE, vol.8, no.1, 2019 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1515/crpm-2017-0061
  • Title of Journal : CASE REPORTS IN PERINATAL MEDICINE

Abstract

Background: True umbilical cord knots are common incidental findings at birth, however, there are limited reports of antenatal diagnosis. True knots are mostly asymptomatic; however, cord related accidents may be encountered.