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What is the difference between a fetal targeted ultrasound and an echocardiography?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: MFM vs. Ped/cards.

Maternal-fetal medicine specialists can perform and interpret targeted fetal cardiac examinations and fetal echos with up to 75% detection rate.
Pediatric cardiologists can perform fetal echos with up to 95% detection rate.

In brief: MFM vs. Ped/cards.

Maternal-fetal medicine specialists can perform and interpret targeted fetal cardiac examinations and fetal echos with up to 75% detection rate.
Pediatric cardiologists can perform fetal echos with up to 95% detection rate.
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
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Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine

In brief: Ultrasound

A targeted ultrasound is an ultrasound evaluation of the fetal anatomy.
An echocardiogram is specifically examining the fetal heart.

In brief: Ultrasound

A targeted ultrasound is an ultrasound evaluation of the fetal anatomy.
An echocardiogram is specifically examining the fetal heart.
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
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