Comparison of transperineal and transvaginal sonography in predicting preterm delivery


Yazici G., Yildiz A., Tiras M., Arslan M., Kanik A., Oz U.

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ULTRASOUND, vol.32, no.5, pp.225-230, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/jcu.20027
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ULTRASOUND
  • Page Numbers: pp.225-230

Abstract

Purpose. A major advantage of transperineal sonography (TPUS) is its ability to evaluate the cervix without causing any distortion. This study was performed to compare transvaginal sonography (TVUS) and TPUS at 24 weeks of gestation in predicting preterm delivery in low-risk pregnancy.