A 32-year-old member asked:
Can mri help diagnose placenta accreta?
2 doctor answers • 10 doctors weighed in
Radiology 47 years experience
Yes: Sometimes it is superior to sonography for this diagnosis.
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Maternal-Fetal Medicine 27 years experience
It can occasionally.: Prenatal targeted ultrasound and doppler mapping is the mainsty of prenatal suspicion for placenta accreta. Mri can be of assistance in the rare case of posterior accreta and in the very obee gravida, but is not required in >90% of cases.
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Last updated Dec 3, 2017
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