Rodrigo Ruano

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Three-dimensional sonographic assessment of placental volume and vascularization in pregnancies complicated by hypertensive disorders
    Eduardo Jorge de Almeida Pimenta
    Pavilion for Women, Texas Children s Hospital, 6651 Main St, Suite F1020, Houston, TX 77030 USA
    J Ultrasound Med 33:483-91. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Early fetoscopic tracheal occlusion for extremely severe pulmonary hypoplasia in isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia: preliminary results
    R Ruano
    Obstetrics Department, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 42:70-6. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of fetal lung volume assessed by three-dimensional sonography
    R Ruano
    Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, AP HP, Universite Paris V, Paris, France
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 26:725-30. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Predicting perinatal outcome in isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia using fetal pulmonary artery diameters
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine, AP HP, Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, 75743 Cedex 15, Paris, France
    J Pediatr Surg 43:606-11. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint The impact of 3-dimensional ultrasonography on perinatal management of a large epignathus teratoma without ex utero intrapartum treatment
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Maternité, Hôpital Necker Enfants Malades AP HP, Universite de Paris V, France, 75743 Paris Cedex 15, France
    J Pediatr Surg 40:e31-4. 2005
  6. pmc Selective fetoscopic laser photocoagulation of superficial placental anastomoses for the treatment of severe twin-twin transfusion syndrome
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Obstetrics Department, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo SP, Brazil
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 64:91-6. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint A nomogram of fetal lung volumes estimated by 3-dimensional ultrasonography using the rotational technique (virtual organ computer-aided analysis)
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, 149 rue de Sevres, 75743 Paris Cedex 15, France
    J Ultrasound Med 25:701-9. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of posterior mediastinal lymphangioma by two- and three-dimensional ultrasonography
    R Ruano
    Obstetrics Department, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 31:697-700. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis and perinatal outcome of 38 cases with congenital diaphragmatic hernia: 8-year experience of a tertiary Brazilian center
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hospital das Clinicas, Sao Paulo University Medical School, Brazil
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 61:197-202. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous intrauterine laser ablation of the abnormal vessel in pulmonary sequestration with hydrops at 29 weeks' gestation
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Department of Obstetrics, Faculty of Medicine, Sao Paulo University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Ultrasound Med 26:1235-41. 2007

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  1. doi request reprint Three-dimensional sonographic assessment of placental volume and vascularization in pregnancies complicated by hypertensive disorders
    Eduardo Jorge de Almeida Pimenta
    Pavilion for Women, Texas Children s Hospital, 6651 Main St, Suite F1020, Houston, TX 77030 USA
    J Ultrasound Med 33:483-91. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the association between placental volumes, placental vascularity, and hypertensive disorders in pregnancy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Early fetoscopic tracheal occlusion for extremely severe pulmonary hypoplasia in isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia: preliminary results
    R Ruano
    Obstetrics Department, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 42:70-6. 2013
    ..To evaluate the effect of early fetoscopic tracheal occlusion (FETO) (22-24 weeks' gestation) on pulmonary response and neonatal survival in cases of extremely severe isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of fetal lung volume assessed by three-dimensional sonography
    R Ruano
    Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, AP HP, Universite Paris V, Paris, France
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 26:725-30. 2005
    ..To determine the accuracy and precision of prenatal three-dimensional (3D) ultrasound in estimating fetal lung volume using the rotational multiplanar technique (VOCAL) by comparing it to postmortem volume measurements...
  4. doi request reprint Predicting perinatal outcome in isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia using fetal pulmonary artery diameters
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine, AP HP, Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, 75743 Cedex 15, Paris, France
    J Pediatr Surg 43:606-11. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the potential of fetal pulmonary artery (PA) diameters to predict perinatal death and pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) in congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH)...
  5. ncbi request reprint The impact of 3-dimensional ultrasonography on perinatal management of a large epignathus teratoma without ex utero intrapartum treatment
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Maternité, Hôpital Necker Enfants Malades AP HP, Universite de Paris V, France, 75743 Paris Cedex 15, France
    J Pediatr Surg 40:e31-4. 2005
    ..Three-dimensional ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging in association with 2DUS can be helpful in this prenatal selection...
  6. pmc Selective fetoscopic laser photocoagulation of superficial placental anastomoses for the treatment of severe twin-twin transfusion syndrome
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Obstetrics Department, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo SP, Brazil
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 64:91-6. 2009
    ..To report our initial institutional experience with fetoscopic laser photocoagulation of placental anastomoses in severe twin-twin transfusion syndrome using a 1.0 mm endoscope...
  7. ncbi request reprint A nomogram of fetal lung volumes estimated by 3-dimensional ultrasonography using the rotational technique (virtual organ computer-aided analysis)
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, 149 rue de Sevres, 75743 Paris Cedex 15, France
    J Ultrasound Med 25:701-9. 2006
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  8. doi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of posterior mediastinal lymphangioma by two- and three-dimensional ultrasonography
    R Ruano
    Obstetrics Department, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 31:697-700. 2008
    ..A Cesarean section was performed at 39 weeks and the tumor was resected on the 5(th) day postdelivery; histological examination revealed a mixed cystic lymphangioma...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis and perinatal outcome of 38 cases with congenital diaphragmatic hernia: 8-year experience of a tertiary Brazilian center
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hospital das Clinicas, Sao Paulo University Medical School, Brazil
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 61:197-202. 2006
    ..To evaluate the perinatal results for neonates with congenital diaphragmatic hernia diagnosed prenatally...
  10. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous intrauterine laser ablation of the abnormal vessel in pulmonary sequestration with hydrops at 29 weeks' gestation
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Department of Obstetrics, Faculty of Medicine, Sao Paulo University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Ultrasound Med 26:1235-41. 2007
  11. ncbi request reprint Predicting pulmonary hypoplasia using the sonographic fetal lung volume to body weight ratio--how precise and accurate is it?
    R Ruano
    Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, AP HP, Universite de Paris V, Paris, France
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 28:958-62. 2006
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  12. ncbi request reprint Four-dimensional ultrasonographic guidance of fetal tracheal occlusion in a congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Obstetrics Department, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Ultrasound Med 26:105-9. 2007
  13. doi request reprint Percutaneous laser ablation of sacrococcygeal teratoma in a hydropic fetus with severe heart failure--too late for a surgical procedure?
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Obstetrics Department, Faculty of Medicine, Sao Paulo University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Fetal Diagn Ther 25:26-30. 2009
    ..We suggest that in such cases, fetal surgery may not be enough, being too late, and perhaps fetal clinical therapy for anemia and heart failure could be the best option at a gestational age of less than 28 weeks...
  14. doi request reprint Fetal cystoscopy for severe lower urinary tract obstruction--initial experience of a single center
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Obstetrics Department, Faculty of Medicine, Sao Paulo University, Rua Valentim Magalhães 100, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Prenat Diagn 30:30-9. 2010
    ..To report the experience with fetal cystoscopy and laser fulguration of posterior urethral values (PUV) for severe lower urinary tract obstruction (LUTO)...
  15. doi request reprint Three-dimensional ultrasonographic measurements of the fetal lungs for prediction of perinatal outcome in isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Maternity Department, Faculty of Medicine, Necker Enfants Malades Hospital, University of Paris, Paris, France
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 35:1031-41. 2009
    ..To evaluate the potential of different lung measurements using three-dimensional ultrasonography (3D-US) to predict perinatal outcome in isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH)...
  16. doi request reprint Fetal pulmonary response after fetoscopic tracheal occlusion for severe isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Obstetrics Department and Pediatric Surgery, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Obstet Gynecol 119:93-101. 2012
    ..To estimate the response in lung growth and vascularity after fetal endoscopic tracheal occlusion for severe congenital diaphragmatic hernia in the prediction of neonatal survival...
  17. ncbi request reprint Pancreaticoduodenectomy as treatment of adenocarcinoma of the papilla of Vater diagnosed during pregnancy. A case report
    R Ruano
    Departments of Obstetric and Gynecology, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Reprod Med 46:1021-4. 2001
    ..Papillary adenocarcinomas are rare tumors of the gastrointestinal tract. There are few reports of this neoplasm diagnosed during pregnancy...
  18. doi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis and natural history of fetuses presenting with pleural effusion
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Obstetrics Department, Faculty of Medicine, Sao Paulo University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Prenat Diagn 31:496-9. 2011
    ..To describe the natural history of fetuses presenting with pleural effusion...
  19. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional ultrasonographic appearance of the fetal akinesia deformation sequence
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite de Paris V, Paris, France
    J Ultrasound Med 22:593-9. 2003
    ..To present the appearance of the fetal akinesia deformation sequence by three-dimensional ultrasonography after four-dimensional ultrasonographic scanning...
  20. doi request reprint Early fetal cystoscopy for first-trimester severe megacystis
    R Ruano
    Obstetrics Department, Faculty of Medicine, Sao Paulo University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 37:696-701. 2011
    ..To report the feasibility of early fetal cystoscopy for the prenatal diagnosis and therapy of severe first-trimester megacystis...
  21. doi request reprint Fetal surgery for severe lower urinary tract obstruction
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Obstetrics Department, Faculty of Medicine, Sao Paulo University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Prenat Diagn 31:667-74. 2011
    ..According to the literature, estimated survival rates and postnatal normal renal function frequencies are approximately 40 and 50% after vesico-amniotic shunting and 75 and 65% after fetal cystoscopy, respectively...
  22. ncbi request reprint Perinatal three-dimensional color power Doppler ultrasonography of vein of Galen aneurysms
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, 149 rue de Sèvres 75743 Paris 15, France
    J Ultrasound Med 22:1357-62. 2003
    ..To present the prenatal and postnatal three-dimensional color power Doppler ultrasonographic features in cases of vein of Galen aneurysmal malformation...
  23. ncbi request reprint Prenatal sonographic diagnosis of congenital hiatal hernia
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, AP HP Université de Paris V, Paris, France
    Prenat Diagn 24:26-30. 2004
    ..To report a rare case of congenital hiatal hernia illustrating the importance of its prenatal diagnosis as well as to discuss the prenatal sonographic criteria...
  24. ncbi request reprint Fetal lung volume estimated by 3-dimensional ultrasonography and magnetic resonance imaging in cases with isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Paris, France
    J Ultrasound Med 23:353-8. 2004
    ..To assess the agreement of 3-dimensional ultrasonography and magnetic resonance imaging in estimating fetal lung volume in cases with isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia...
  25. ncbi request reprint Volume contrast imaging: A new approach to identify fetal thoracic structures
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Paris, France
    J Ultrasound Med 23:403-8. 2004
    ..To assess the potential of volume contrast imaging for evaluation of fetal intrathoracic structures...
  26. ncbi request reprint Quantitative analysis of fetal pulmonary vasculature by 3-dimensional power Doppler ultrasonography in isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine, AP HP, Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Paris, France
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1720-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the potential of 3-dimensional (3D) power Doppler imaging to predict neonatal outcome and pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) in congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH)...
  27. doi request reprint Predicting neonatal deaths and pulmonary hypoplasia in isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia using the sonographic fetal lung volume-body weight ratio
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Department of Obstetrics, Instituto Central do Hospital das Clinicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo, Av Dr Eneas de Carvalho Aguiar, 225 10o andar Sala 10 085, Sao Paulo, Brasil CEP 05403 000
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:1216-9. 2008
    ..The objective of our study was to evaluate the potential of the sonographic fetal lung volume-body weight ratio to predict neonatal deaths and pulmonary hypoplasia in fetuses with isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional sonographic measurement of contralateral lung volume in fetuses with isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, AP HP and Université de Paris V, 149 rue de Sevres, 75015 Cedex 15, Paris, France
    J Clin Ultrasound 36:273-8. 2008
    ..To use 3-dimensional sonography (3DUS) to measure contralateral lung volume and evaluate the potential of this measurement to predict neonatal outcome in isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional ultrasonographic assessment of fetal lung volume as prognostic factor in isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Université Paris V et AP HP, France
    BJOG 111:423-9. 2004
    ..To evaluate the potential of three-dimensional ultrasound to predict outcome in congenital diaphragmatic hernia...
  30. ncbi request reprint Can three-dimensional ultrasound be used for the assessment of the fetal lung volume in cases of congenital diaphragmatic hernia?
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Université Paris V et AP HP, Paris, France
    Fetal Diagn Ther 19:87-91. 2004
    ..0 and 2.2 cm(3), respectively, in case 1 and 1.1 and 5.6 cm(3), respectively, in case 2. This suggests that a three-dimensional estimation of pulmonary volumes may be correlated with postmortem findings in cases with CDH...
  31. ncbi request reprint Thoracoamniotic shunting for fetal pleural effusions with hydrops
    Olivier Picone
    Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, AP HP and Université Paris V, Paris, France
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:2047-50. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate perinatal outcome after thoracoamniotic shunting for fetal pleural effusions with hydrops...
  32. doi request reprint Ipsilateral lung volumes assessed by three-dimensional ultrasonography in fetuses with isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Université Paris V et AP HP, Paris, France
    Fetal Diagn Ther 24:389-94. 2008
    ..To evaluate the precision of three-dimensional ultrasonography (3DUS) in estimating the ipsilateral lung volume and the potential of this measurement to predict neonatal death in congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH)...
  33. doi request reprint New anatomical landmarks to study the relationship between fetal lung area and thoracic circumference by three-dimensional ultrasonography
    Ingrid Schwach Werneck Britto
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical Science College of Santa Casa of São Paulo FCMSCSP, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:1927-32. 2012
    ..To evaluate the relation between total lung area (TLA) and thoracic circumference (TC) ratio by three-dimensional (3D) ultrasonography applying new anatomical landmarks as the fetal aorta and inferior angle of the scapula...
  34. doi request reprint Reference range for fetal interventricular septum area by means of four-dimensional ultrasonography using spatiotemporal image correlation
    Luciano Marcondes Machado Nardozza
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Obstetrics, Federal University of Sao Paulo UNIFESP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Fetal Diagn Ther 33:110-5. 2013
    ..To determine reference range for fetal interventricular septum area by means of 3-dimensional ultrasonography (3DUS) using the spatiotemporal image correlation (STIC) method...
  35. ncbi request reprint Renal volumes measured by 3-dimensional sonography in healthy fetuses from 20 to 40 weeks
    Carlos Tadashi Yoshizaki
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Universidade de Sao Paulo, 05403 900 São Paulo SP, Brazil
    J Ultrasound Med 32:421-7. 2013
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Quantitative lung index, contralateral lung area, or lung-to-head ratio to predict the neonatal outcome in isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia?
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Universidade de Sao Paulo, 05403 900 São Paulo SP, Brazil
    J Ultrasound Med 32:413-7. 2013
    ..To estimate the accuracy of the quantitative lung index and contralateral lung area for prediction of the neonatal outcome in isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia in comparison to other available prediction models...
  37. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional ultrasonographic assessment of fetal total lung volume as a prognostic factor in primary pleural effusion
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Universidade de Sao Paulo, 255 Avenida Dr Enéias de Carvalho Aguiar, 10 andar, 05403 900 São Paulo SP, Brazil
    J Ultrasound Med 31:1731-9. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to predict perinatal outcomes using fetal total lung volumes assessed by 3-dimensional ultrasonography (3DUS) in primary pleural effusion...
  38. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of main stem bronchial atresia using 3-dimensional ultrasonographic technologies
    Georges Abitayeh
    Maternity Department, Necker Enfants Malades Hospital, 75015 Paris, France
    J Ultrasound Med 29:633-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of this series was to report the contribution of 3-dimensional ultrasonographic (3DUS) technologies in performing the prenatal diagnosis of main stem bronchial atresia (BA)...
  39. ncbi request reprint Fetal MRI lung volumes are predictive of perinatal outcomes in fetuses with congenital lung masses
    Irving J Zamora
    Texas Children s Fetal Center, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX The Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
    J Pediatr Surg 49:853-8. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate fetal magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) as a modality for predicting perinatal outcomes and lung-related morbidity in fetuses with congenital lung masses (CLM)...
  40. doi request reprint Percutaneous laser ablation under ultrasound guidance for fetal hyperechogenic microcystic lung lesions with hydrops: a single center cohort and a literature review
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Prenat Diagn 32:1127-32. 2012
    ..To evaluate the perinatal outcomes in hydropic fetuses with congenital microcystic pulmonary lesions that underwent percutaneous, invasive, laser therapy...
  41. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary artery diameters in healthy fetuses from 19 to 40 weeks' gestation
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Obstetrics Department, Faculty of Medicine, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Rua Valentim de Magalhães 100, ap 52, 03184 090 São Paulo SP, Brazil
    J Ultrasound Med 26:309-16. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to construct nomograms for diameters of the fetal main pulmonary artery (MPA), right pulmonary artery (RPA), and left pulmonary artery (LPA) according to gestational age (GA) and estimated fetal weight (EFW)...
  42. ncbi request reprint First-trimester diagnosis of osteogenesis imperfecta associated with encephalocele by conventional and three-dimensional ultrasound
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, AP HP et Université Paris V, 149 rue de Sevres, 75743 Paris Cedex 15, France
    Prenat Diagn 23:539-42. 2003
    ..Three-dimensional ultrasound confirmed the conventional two-dimensional examination and was helpful in convincing the parents of the accuracy of the diagnosis...
  43. ncbi request reprint Placental volumes measured by 3-dimensional ultrasonography in normal pregnancies from 12 to 40 weeks' gestation
    Carla Fagundes Silva de Paula
    Obstetrics Department, Faculty of Medicine, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo SP, Brazil
    J Ultrasound Med 27:1583-90. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to construct nomograms of placental volumes according to gestational age and estimated fetal weight...
  44. ncbi request reprint Prenatal MRI fetal lung volumes and percent liver herniation predict pulmonary morbidity in congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH)
    Irving J Zamora
    Texas Children s Fetal Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA The Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 49:688-93. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether prenatal imaging parameters are predictive of postnatal CDH-associated pulmonary morbidity...
  45. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of a large axillary cystic lymphangioma by three-dimensional ultrasonography and magnetic resonance imaging
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Department of Maternity, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris AP HP, Universite Paris V, Paris, France
    J Ultrasound Med 22:419-23. 2003
  46. ncbi request reprint Comparing characteristics and outcomes in infants with prenatal and postnatal diagnosis of esophageal atresia
    Sara C Fallon
    Texas Children s Fetal Center, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
    J Surg Res 190:242-5. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare characteristics and outcomes of infants with EA diagnosed after fetal center evaluation to those diagnosed postnatally...
  47. doi request reprint The presence of a hernia sac in congenital diaphragmatic hernia is associated with better fetal lung growth and outcomes
    Irving J Zamora
    Texas Children s Fetal Center, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 48:1165-71. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the relationship between the presence of a hernia sac and fetal lung growth and outcomes in infants with Congenital, Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH)...
  48. doi request reprint Prenatal cytogenetic diagnosis from fetal urine in lower urinary tract obstruction
    Sina Haeri
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Congenit Anom (Kyoto) 53:89-91. 2013
    ..Traditional cytogenetic evaluation can be successfully performed on fetal urine samples in cases of lower urinary tract obstruction...
  49. ncbi request reprint To shunt or not to shunt a pulmonary adenomatoid cystic malformation after 33 weeks of gestation: a case report
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Department of Obstetrics, Fetal Medicine Unit, Faculdade de Medicina, Hospital das Clinicas, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 126:239-41. 2008
    ..After 33 weeks of gestation, repeated puncturing of the cyst is recommended. We present a case in which a cyst-amniotic shunt was placed instead of performing this procedure...
  50. ncbi request reprint Reference values for the length and area of the fetal corpus callosum on 3-dimensional sonography using the transfrontal view
    Edward Araujo Júnior
    Department of Obstetrics, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Rua Carlos Weber 956, Apartamento 113 Visage, Alto da Lapa, 05303 000 São Paulo SP, Brazil
    J Ultrasound Med 31:205-12. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine reference values for the length and area of the fetal corpus callosum between 20 and 33 weeks' gestation using 3-dimensional sonography...
  51. doi request reprint The association of gastroschisis with other congenital anomalies: how important is it?
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, AP HP, Universite Paris Descartes, Paris, France
    Prenat Diagn 31:347-50. 2011
    ..To report the prevalence of the association between gastroschisis and other anomalies, their prenatal characteristics and the postnatal follow-up...
  52. ncbi request reprint Mainstem bronchial atresia: a lethal anomaly amenable to fetal surgical treatment
    Irving J Zamora
    Texas Children s Fetal Center, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
    J Pediatr Surg 49:706-11. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to review the unique imaging characteristics, prenatal course, and outcomes for fetuses with mainstem bronchial atresia (MBA)...
  53. doi request reprint Fetal cardiac tamponade in a case of right-side congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Bahram Salmanian
    Divisions of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Fetal Intervention, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and the Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, The Division of Pediatric Surgery, Texas Children s Fetal Center and Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery, and the Department of Radiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
    Obstet Gynecol 123:447-50. 2014
    ..Intrafetal fluid collection is a rare ultrasound finding in fetuses with right-side congenital diaphragmatic hernia...
  54. doi request reprint Comparison between fetal endoscopic tracheal occlusion using a 1.0-mm fetoscope and prenatal expectant management in severe congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Department of Obstetrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil rodrigoruano hotmail com
    Fetal Diagn Ther 29:64-70. 2011
    ..To evaluate if fetal endoscopic tracheal occlusion (FETO) for severe congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) using a 1.0-mm fetoscope improves neonatal outcome...
  55. doi request reprint Nomograms of fetal thyroid measurements estimated by 2-dimensional sonography
    Lisandra Stein Bernardes
    Obstetrics Department, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Sao Paulo, Av Dr Eneias de Carvalho Aguiar, 255, São Paulo 05403 000, Brazil
    J Clin Ultrasound 36:193-9. 2008
    ..To build nomograms of fetal thyroid circumference (FTC), fetal thyroid area (FTA), and fetal thyroid transverse diameter (FTTD) throughout gestational age (GA)...
  56. ncbi request reprint Low Apgar scores at 5 minutes in a low risk population: maternal and obstetrical factors and postnatal outcome
    Eugenia Maria Assunção Salustiano
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital, Medical School, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Assoc Med Bras 58:587-93. 2012
    ..To evaluate the association between Apgar scores of less than seven at five minutes (AS5min < 7) and antenatal factors and postnatal outcomes...
  57. doi request reprint Expression of angiogenic factors in placenta of stressed rats
    Isis Paloppi Corrêa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Reprod Fertil Dev 24:851-8. 2012
    ..These findings may elucidate one of the multiple possible factors underlying how stress modulates placental physiology, and could aid the understanding of stress-induced gestational disorders...
  58. doi request reprint Quantitative analysis of renal vascularization in fetuses with urinary tract obstruction by three-dimensional power-Doppler
    Lisandra Stein Bernardes
    Departamento de Obstetricia e Ginecologia, Hospital das Clinicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 205:572.e1-7. 2011
    ..To evaluate the applicability of 3-dimensional evaluation of renal vascularization for predicting postnatal renal function in fetuses with suspected urinary obstruction...
  59. ncbi request reprint Reference charts of fetal biometric parameters in 31,476 brazilian singleton pregnancies
    Edward Araujo Júnior
    Referral Center for Teaching of Diagnostic Imaging, Sao Paulo, Brazil E A J, C R, S M Z F Department of Obstetrics, Paulista School of Medicine, Sao Paulo Federal University, Sao Paulo, Brazil E A J, E F M S, J E J Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo University, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil W P M Ultrasonography and Retraining Medical School of Ribeirão Preto, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil W P M and Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas USA R R
    J Ultrasound Med 33:1185-91. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to establish reference charts of fetal biometric parameters measured by 2-dimensional sonography in a large Brazilian population...
  60. doi request reprint Power M-mode transcranial Doppler examination of the ophthalmic artery in pregnancy: standard operating procedure and review of the literature
    Qian Chen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 32:1671-5. 2013
    ..Transcranial Doppler power M-mode examination of the ophthalmic artery is easy and reproducible and holds a great deal of potential for investigation in pregnancy. ..
  61. doi request reprint Do pregnant women with depression have a pro-inflammatory profile?
    Sina Haeri
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 39:948-52. 2013
    ..We tested the hypothesis that maternal depression is associated with a pro-inflammatory state in pregnancy...
  62. doi request reprint Fetal thigh volume by 3D sonography using XI VOCAL: reproducibility and reference range for Brazilian healthy fetuses between 20 and 40  weeks
    Edward Araujo Júnior
    Department of Obstetrics, Federal University of Sao Paulo UNIFESP, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Prenat Diagn 31:1234-40. 2011
    ..To provide reference values for fetal thigh volume using three-dimensional (3D) ultrasound and the eXtended Imaging Virtual Organ Computer-aided AnaLysis (XI VOCAL) method...
  63. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors associated with congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation of the lung
    V Bunduki
    Fetal Medicine Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Department of Paediatric Surgery, University of Sao Paulo, Medical School Hospital, Brazil
    Prenat Diagn 20:459-64. 2000
    ..A therapeutic amniocentesis was performed in one case of polyhydramnios. The diagnosis of CCAM was histologically confirmed in all cases by necropsy or by postnatal lobectomy...
  64. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of pulmonary sequestration using three-dimensional power Doppler ultrasound
    R Ruano
    Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Paris, France
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 25:128-33. 2005
    ..To investigate the contribution of three-dimensional power Doppler ultrasound to the prenatal diagnosis of pulmonary sequestration...
  65. doi request reprint Serum amyloid A in the placenta and its role in trophoblast invasion
    Silvana Sandri
    Departamento de Analises Clinicas e Toxicologicas, Faculdade de Ciencias Farmaceuticas, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 9:e90881. 2014
    ..In conclusion, SAA was identified as a molecule that functions in the placental microenvironment to regulate metalloprotease activity and trophoblast invasion, which are key processes in placentation and placental homeostasis. ..
  66. ncbi request reprint Reference charts for fetal biometric parameters in twin pregnancies according to chorionicity
    Edward Araujo
    Referral Center for Teaching of Diagnostic Imaging CETRUS, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil Department of Obstetrics, Federal University of Sao Paulo UNIFESP, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Prenat Diagn 34:382-8. 2014
    ..The objective of this article is to determine reference values for fetal biometric parameters in twin pregnancies and to compare these values between monochorionic and dichorionic pregnancies...
  67. ncbi request reprint Maternal serum hormonal factors in the pathogenesis of preeclampsia
    Eugenia Maria Assunção Salustiano
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 68:141-50. 2013
    ..This consequently plays an important role in the circadian characteristics of the maternal blood pressure in PE...
  68. ncbi request reprint Prevention of preeclampsia with low-dose aspirin -- a systematic review and meta-analysis of the main randomized controlled trials
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Department o Gynecology and Obstetrics, Hospital das Clinicas, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 60:407-14. 2005
    ..87, 95% CI = 0.79-0.96). Therefore, low-dose aspirin is mildly beneficial in terms of reducing the incidence of preeclampsia in women at high risk of developing preeclampsia...
  69. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in sonographic imaging of fetal thoracic structures
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Universidade de São Paulo Brazil, R Valentim Magalhaes 100 ap 52, Sao Paulo, SP, 03184 090, Brazil
    Expert Rev Med Devices 2:217-22. 2005
    ....
  70. doi request reprint Quantitative analysis of placental vasculature by three-dimensional power Doppler ultrasonography in normal pregnancies from 12 to 40 weeks of gestation
    C F S de Paula
    Obstetrics Department, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Placenta 30:142-8. 2009
    ..05). All placental vascular indices estimated by 3D-power Doppler ultrasonography presented constant distribution throughout gestation, despite the increase in placental volume according to gestational age...
  71. doi request reprint Prediction of successful labor induction using transvaginal sonographic cervical measurements
    Patricia da Rocha Pennachiotti Pitarello
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hospital Universitario, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Clin Ultrasound 41:76-83. 2013
    ..To predict the success of labor induction by sonographic cervical measurements, maternal/obstetrical factors, and the Bishop's score...
  72. doi request reprint Calcium and magnesium status is not impaired in pregnant women
    Vivianne S Rocha
    Department of Food and Experimental Nutrition, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of São Paulo 05508 000, Brazil
    Nutr Res 32:542-6. 2012
    ..001) and between erythrocyte Mg and Mg intake (P = .023). It is concluded that the Ca and Mg status of participants was adequate even though the intake of Ca and Mg was lower than the recommended level...
  73. ncbi request reprint Changes in the plantar pressure distribution during gait throughout gestation
    Ana Paula Ribeiro
    Physical Therapy, Speech, and Occupational Therapy Department, School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 101:415-23. 2011
    ..The intention of this investigation was to longitudinally describe and compare the plantar pressure distribution in orthostatic posture and gait throughout pregnancy...
  74. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis and follow up of congenital splenic cyst: a case report
    M A Lopes
    Fetal Medicine Unit, , , Brazil
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 17:439-41. 2001
    ..Serial scans demonstrated an increase in size during the prenatal period but after birth the cyst progressively decreased in size until its complete regression at 6 months of age...
  75. ncbi request reprint Second- and third-trimester therapeutic terminations of pregnancy in cases with complete placenta previa--does feticide decrease postdelivery maternal hemorrhage?
    R Ruano
    Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, AP HP et Université Paris V, Paris, France
    Fetal Diagn Ther 19:475-8. 2004
    ..To study the feasibility of second- and third-trimester termination of pregnancy (TOP) with complete placenta previa, and the impact of performing feticide before labor induction on maternal hemorrhagic morbidity...
  76. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional ultrasonographic diagnosis of a cervical pregnancy
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 61:355-8. 2006
  77. ncbi request reprint [The use of laser in minimally invasive fetal surgery: is it a myth or reality?]
    Rodrigo Ruano
    Rev Assoc Med Bras 53:199-200. 2007