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How do they measure nuchal translucency?

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Dr. Mazen Ghani
Radiology

In brief: Ultrasound

Nuchal translucency (nt) is typically measured between weeks 11 and 14.
The sonographer measures the thickness of the tissues of the back of the fetal neck. After the image is magnified, calipers are placed along the inner margin of the tissues of the neck.

In brief: Ultrasound

Nuchal translucency (nt) is typically measured between weeks 11 and 14.
The sonographer measures the thickness of the tissues of the back of the fetal neck. After the image is magnified, calipers are placed along the inner margin of the tissues of the neck.
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