A detailed ultrasound recommendation was received from the specialist for expectant mothers. Stating that this method is not mandatory, experts said that 70 percent of congenital diseases can be detected thanks to detailed ultrasound. Perinatology Specialist Assoc. Dr. Cihan Çetin said, “He drew attention to the 11th to 14th weeks of pregnancy and the 18th to 23rd weeks of pregnancy. Why is detailed ultrasound important in pregnancy? Here are the details about detailed ultrasound…
Perinatology Specialist Assoc. Dr. Cihan Çetin gave information about detailed ultrasound with four-dimensional imaging. Perinatology Specialist Assoc. Dr. Cihan Cetin, “We can say that the most important period is 11 to 14 weeks of gestation. The other second important period is 18 to 23 weeks of gestation. During this period, the detailed anatomical evaluation of the baby is at the forefront. Here, we look at the baby’s organ development. Nape thickness at 11 to 14 weeks. We can make an evaluation such as. This is important for us to diagnose some genetic diseases. When we do the detailed ultrasound at 18-23 weeks, the baby’s heart and other organ systems are examined in great detail. We can find markers for some genetic diseases during these periods. In order to identify defects in organ development, too The controls to be made during this period are important.said.
SKULL IS EXAMINED IN DETAIL FROM ITS DEVELOPMENT TO ORGANS
Assoc. Dr. Çetin reminded that this procedure, in which the baby is examined in detail, is not mandatory, but is important in terms of detecting many diseases beforehand. Çetin continued his briefing as follows:
“When we look at the duration, the evaluation period is longer. Because babies may not always be in the position we want in the mother’s womb. Therefore, we need to spare time for this. The structures we look at are different. Perinatology specialists should preferably do this. We do this with detailed ultrasound imaging. For example, serious problems such as the baby’s skull not developing. “There may be a problem. In such cases, we determine the management plan. Apart from this, there may be problems related to the heart. In these, we determine the criteria such as the timing of birth, the branches that should be present at the place of birth, the equipment, the conditions under which the birth should be made. This is an important procedure in terms of adjustments.”
“SOME PROCESSES CAN BE DONE IN THE Womb”
Stating that the interventions to be made for the baby in the womb are also determined by this ultrasound, Assoc. Dr. Tough, “Sometimes, the baby may need interventions in the mother’s womb. We make necessary referrals for these as well. We determine a joint management plan by talking with pediatric cardiology, nephrology, neurology and surgery. This is determined separately for each pregnant woman. Families should have this done if possible. Ultrasound period is very important. It is very important to have an evaluation during these periods and to do it with quality.”he said.
EXAMINATIONS MUST NOT BE STOPPED!
Çetin said that expectant mothers should not delay their examinations against some problems that may occur in the baby. “The pregnancy period is a period of 40 weeks. During this period, all organ development of the baby is completed. It is a procedure in which we make determinations that will affect the rest of the baby’s life. Therefore, families should not delay their examinations.”used his statements.