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To measure the head size of the fetus in the womb, which medical imaging will the physician use and why?

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Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
Radiology 47 years experience
ULTRASOUND!!!: Ultrasound is well established for evaluating fetal measurements with well established standards and no demonstrated negative biological effects in humans. Far superior to x-rays and far less expensive than mri.

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Last updated Sep 21, 2013

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