Tullio Ghi

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Accuracy of three-dimensional ultrasound in diagnosis and classification of congenital uterine anomalies
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Bologna, Italy
    Fertil Steril 92:808-13. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Cardiotocographic findings in the second stage of labor among fetuses delivered with acidemia: a comparison of two classification systems
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Parma, Via Gramsci 14, 43126 Parma, Italy Electronic address
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 203:297-302. 2016
  3. doi request reprint The "occiput-spine angle": a new sonographic index of fetal head deflexion during the first stage of labor
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maggiore Hospital, University of Parma, Parma, Italy Electronic address
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 215:84.e1-7. 2016
  4. doi request reprint Narrow subpubic arch angle is associated with higher risk of persistent occiput posterior position at delivery
    T Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 48:511-515. 2016
  5. doi request reprint Maternal cardiac evaluation during uncomplicated twin pregnancy with emphasis on the diastolic function
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sant Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy Electronic address
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 213:376.e1-8. 2015
  6. doi request reprint Occurrence of septic shock in a patient submitted to emergency cerclage following a negative amniocentesis: report of a case
    T Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Fetal Diagn Ther 33:265-7. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Neonatal respiratory morbidity in twins versus singletons after elective prelabor caesarean section
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, S Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 166:156-60. 2013
  8. doi request reprint The pregnancy outcome in women with incidental diagnosis of septate uterus at first trimester scan
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Hum Reprod 27:2671-5. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Normal morphometry of fetal posterior fossa at midtrimester: brainstem-tentorium angle and brainstem-vermis angle
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Prenat Diagn 32:440-3. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Diagnosis of station and rotation of the fetal head in the second stage of labor with intrapartum translabial ultrasound
    T Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 33:331-6. 2009

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  1. doi request reprint Accuracy of three-dimensional ultrasound in diagnosis and classification of congenital uterine anomalies
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Bologna, Italy
    Fertil Steril 92:808-13. 2009
    ..To assess the accuracy of three-dimensional (3D) ultrasound in the diagnosis of congenital uterine anomalies...
  2. doi request reprint Cardiotocographic findings in the second stage of labor among fetuses delivered with acidemia: a comparison of two classification systems
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Parma, Via Gramsci 14, 43126 Parma, Italy Electronic address
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 203:297-302. 2016
    ..The RCOG classification system of CTG trace is widely used for the analysis of the fetal heart rate during the first and second stage of labor. Other authors proposed specific classification systems for the second stage traces...
  3. doi request reprint The "occiput-spine angle": a new sonographic index of fetal head deflexion during the first stage of labor
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maggiore Hospital, University of Parma, Parma, Italy Electronic address
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 215:84.e1-7. 2016
    ..The diagnosis of fetal head deflexion traditionally is based on digital examination in labor, although the use of ultrasound to support clinical diagnosis has been recently reported...
  4. doi request reprint Narrow subpubic arch angle is associated with higher risk of persistent occiput posterior position at delivery
    T Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 48:511-515. 2016
    ..To determine whether the subpubic arch angle (SPA) measured by three-dimensional ultrasound is associated with the fetal occiput position at delivery and the mode of delivery...
  5. doi request reprint Maternal cardiac evaluation during uncomplicated twin pregnancy with emphasis on the diastolic function
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sant Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy Electronic address
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 213:376.e1-8. 2015
    ..The objective of the study was to evaluate the longitudinal changes in maternal systolic and diastolic function in a series of women carrying an uncomplicated twin pregnancy...
  6. doi request reprint Occurrence of septic shock in a patient submitted to emergency cerclage following a negative amniocentesis: report of a case
    T Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Fetal Diagn Ther 33:265-7. 2013
    ..Despite a significant prolongation of pregnancy might be achieved, serious fetal and maternal events have been reported. Exclusion of infections through preprocedure amniocentesis has been proposed...
  7. doi request reprint Neonatal respiratory morbidity in twins versus singletons after elective prelabor caesarean section
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, S Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 166:156-60. 2013
    ..To compare the rate of neonatal respiratory morbidity in singletons versus twins delivered by pre-labour caesarean section...
  8. doi request reprint The pregnancy outcome in women with incidental diagnosis of septate uterus at first trimester scan
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Hum Reprod 27:2671-5. 2012
    ..The aim of our study was to describe the reproductive outcome in women with incidental diagnosis of malformed uterus at first trimester scan...
  9. doi request reprint Normal morphometry of fetal posterior fossa at midtrimester: brainstem-tentorium angle and brainstem-vermis angle
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Prenat Diagn 32:440-3. 2012
    ..We also aimed to test the reproducibility of these measurements...
  10. doi request reprint Diagnosis of station and rotation of the fetal head in the second stage of labor with intrapartum translabial ultrasound
    T Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 33:331-6. 2009
    ..To investigate the ability of intrapartum translabial sonography to diagnose fetal station in the second stage of labor...
  11. doi request reprint Neonatal hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy in apparently low risk pregnancies: retrospective analysis of the last five years at the University of Bologna
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetric, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:516-21. 2010
    ..To provide recent figures on the occurrence of neonatal hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (NHIE) from a Teaching Hospital...
  12. doi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis and outcome of partial agenesis and hypoplasia of the corpus callosum
    T Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 35:35-41. 2010
    ..To present antenatal sonographic findings and outcome of fetuses with hypoplasia or partial agenesis of the corpus callosum...
  13. doi request reprint Persistence of increased uterine artery resistance in the third trimester and pregnancy outcome
    T Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 36:577-81. 2010
    ..To evaluate whether the persistence of abnormal findings in the third trimester following increased uterine artery (UtA) resistance in the second trimester is related to adverse pregnancy outcome...
  14. doi request reprint Mode of delivery in the preterm gestation and maternal and neonatal outcome
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, University of Bologna, Bologna 40138, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:1424-8. 2010
    ..To determine if the mode of delivery in preterm gestations is associated with changes in maternal and neonatal outcome...
  15. doi request reprint Maternal cardiac function in complicated twin pregnancy: a longitudinal study
    T Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 38:581-5. 2011
    ..To evaluate longitudinally a cohort of twin pregnancies and to assess whether the occurrence of adverse pregnancy outcome may be related to specific maternal cardiac findings...
  16. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional sonographic diagnosis of ovarian pregnancy
    T Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 26:102-4. 2005
  17. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional power Doppler sonography in the diagnosis of arteriovenous malformation of the uterus
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bologna, Alma Mater Studiorum, Via Massarenti 13, 40100 Bologna, Italy
    J Ultrasound Med 24:727-31. 2005
  18. doi request reprint Intrapartum sonographic imaging of fetal head asynclitism
    T Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, S Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 39:238-40. 2012
    ..The sonographic appearance of the midline echo approaching the sacrum in a non-engaged transverse fetal head strongly supports the clinical suspicion of anterior asynclitism...
  19. ncbi request reprint Transient bowel ischaemia of the fetus
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, MRI Section, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Fetal Diagn Ther 20:54-7. 2005
    ..To discover the different underlying conditions in 2 fetuses suffering from temporary bowel ischaemia...
  20. ncbi request reprint Sonographic demonstration of brain injury in fetuses with severe red blood cell alloimmunization undergoing intrauterine transfusions
    T Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 23:428-31. 2004
    ..To assess sonographically brain anatomy in fetuses with severe anemia due to red blood cell alloimmunization undergoing intrauterine intravascular transfusions...
  21. ncbi request reprint Prenatal imaging of facial clefts by magnetic resonance imaging with emphasis on the posterior palate
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Prenat Diagn 23:970-5. 2003
    ..To evaluate the role of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) in the prenatal diagnosis of facial clefts...
  22. ncbi request reprint Outcome of antenatally diagnosed intracranial hemorrhage: case series and review of the literature
    T Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 22:121-30. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the sonographic criteria for the diagnosis of fetal ICH, the role of in utero magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and the outcome of this condition...
  23. doi request reprint Significance of uteroplacental Doppler at midtrimester in patients with favourable obstetric history
    Tiziana Arcangeli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sant Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:299-302. 2013
    ..To reassess the usefulness of midtrimester uterine Doppler in low-risk multiparous women...
  24. doi request reprint Three-dimensional ultrasound is an accurate and reproducible technique for fetal crown-rump length measurement
    Aly Youssef
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sant Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Prenat Diagn 32:220-7. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the accuracy and reproducibility of fetal crown-rump length (CRL) measurement using three-dimensional ultrasound (3DUS)...
  25. doi request reprint Unilaterally increased uterine artery resistance, placental location and pregnancy outcome
    Elena Contro
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital of Bologna, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 153:143-7. 2010
    ..To evaluate the outcome of pregnancies with second trimester unilaterally increased uterine artery resistance...
  26. doi request reprint The prognostic role of uterine artery Doppler studies in patients with late-onset preeclampsia
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:36.e1-5. 2009
    ..To evaluate the usefulness of uterine artery Doppler in the prediction of outcome in patients with late-onset preeclampsia...
  27. doi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of cerebral lesions acquired in utero and with a late appearance
    Angela Carletti
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Prenat Diagn 29:389-95. 2009
    ..Targeted diagnostic imaging should be offered to obstetric patients with conditions predisposing to prenatal cerebral insults...
  28. doi request reprint The impact of assisted reproductive technology and chorionicity in twin pregnancies complicated by obstetric cholestasis
    Giuseppina Pacella
    a Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sant Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 29:1481-4. 2016
    ..To assess in a cohort of twin pregnancies the prevalence of obstetric cholestasis (OC) and its correlation with the type of conception and chorionicity...
  29. doi request reprint A New Method to Measure the Subpubic Arch Angle Using 3-D Ultrasound
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sant Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Fetal Diagn Ther 38:195-9. 2015
    ..In addition, we aimed to study the intermethod agreement between the OVIX technique and MPT...
  30. doi request reprint Fetal head-symphysis distance and mode of delivery in the second stage of labor
    Aly Youssef
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sant Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 93:1011-7. 2014
    ..To evaluate whether the fetal head-symphysis distance measured by three-dimensional transperineal ultrasound during the active second stage predicts operative delivery...
  31. doi request reprint Laparoscopic treatment of interstitial twin pregnancy
    Paolo Casadio
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Bologna, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Via Massarenti 13, Bologna, Italy
    Fertil Steril 92:390.e13-7. 2009
    ..To describe a conservative management by laparoscopy of an unusual interstitial twin pregnancy...
  32. doi request reprint Cervical and hysteroscopic injection for identification of sentinel lymph node in endometrial cancer
    Anna Myriam Perrone
    Centre for Sexual Health, S Orsola Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Gynecol Oncol 111:62-7. 2008
    ..The aims of our study were to evaluate the possibility of identifying the sentinel lymph node (SLN) in patients with endometrial cancer (EC) and to directly compare two injection techniques, cervical and hysteroscopic injection...
  33. doi request reprint Outcome of conservatively treated microinvasive squamous cell carcinoma of the uterine cervix during a 10-year follow-up
    Silvano Costa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 19:33-8. 2009
    ....
  34. doi request reprint Effect of long-term testosterone administration on the endometrium of female-to-male (FtM) transsexuals
    Anna Myriam Perrone
    Centre for Sexual Health Gynecology and Obstretrics Unit, S Orsola Hospital, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti, 13, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    J Sex Med 6:3193-200. 2009
    ..Long term safety of testosterone (T) administration in women is still unknown. In particular few and discordant data exists on the effects of T on the endometrium...
  35. doi request reprint Subpubic Arch Angle and Mode of Delivery in Low-Risk Nulliparous Women
    Aly Youssef
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sant Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Fetal Diagn Ther 40:150-5. 2016
    ..To assess whether subpubic arch angle (SPA) measurement before labor onset can predict labor outcome among low-risk pregnant women...
  36. doi request reprint Sequential analysis of the normal fetal fissures with three-dimensional ultrasound: a longitudinal study
    Elena Contro
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Prenat Diagn 35:493-9. 2015
    ..To perform a sequential analysis of the main cortical fissures in normal fetuses using 3D ultrasound...
  37. ncbi request reprint Agreement between two 3D ultrasound techniques for the assessment of the subpubic arch angle
    Aly Youssef
    a Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sant Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med . 2016
    ..To assess the reliability of a new three-dimensional (3D) ultrasound technique for the measurement of the subpubic arch angle (SPA) and the agreement between two contrast-enhancing 3D ultrasound techniques...
  38. doi request reprint Demonstration of the Pericallosal Artery at 11-13 Weeks of Gestation Using 3D Ultrasound
    Roberto Conturso
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Valduce Hospital, Como, Italy
    Fetal Diagn Ther 37:305-9. 2015
    ..To assess the sonographic visualization of the pericallosal arteries in normal fetuses at 11-13 weeks of gestation using 3D ultrasound...
  39. doi request reprint Should the myometrial free margin still be considered a limiting factor for hysteroscopic resection of submucous fibroids? A possible answer to an old question
    Paolo Casadio
    Department of Obstetrics, S Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna University, Bologna, Italy
    Fertil Steril 95:1764-8.e1. 2011
    ....
  40. doi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis versus first-trimester screening of trisomy 21 among pregnant women aged 35 or more
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sant Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 28:674-8. 2015
    ..To compare the policy of prenatal diagnosis versus first trimester screening of trisomy 21 among pregnant women of advanced age...
  41. doi request reprint A new simple technique for 3-dimensional sonographic assessment of the pelvic floor muscles
    Aly Youssef
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sant Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy A Y, E M, O S, L C, G P, T G, G P, N R and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, El Shatby Maternity Hospital, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt E E A
    J Ultrasound Med 34:65-72. 2015
    ..In addition, we aimed to study the intermethod agreement between the new technique and the standard 3D rendering method...
  42. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy outcome after early detection of bacterial vaginosis
    Brunella Guerra
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 128:40-5. 2006
    ..To assess if detecting bacterial vaginosis either in early pregnancy or at midtrimester may predict adverse pregnancy outcome in women at risk for preterm delivery...
  43. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of Severe Fetomaternal Hemorrhage with Fetal Cerebral Doppler: Case Series and Systematic Review
    Federica Bellussi
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Fetal Diagn Ther . 2016
    ..To analyze the role of middle cerebral artery (MCA) peak systolic velocity (PSV) in the prediction of severe fetomaternal hemorrhage (FMH) and to compare it with standard biophysical assessment...
  44. doi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of open spina bifida in Emilia-Romagna
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sant Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Fetal Diagn Ther 37:301-4. 2015
    ..To report recent data on the epidemiology of pregnancies affected by open spina bifida in the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy...
  45. doi request reprint The descent of the fetal head is not modified by mobile epidural analgesia: a controlled sonographic study
    Elisa Maroni
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sant Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 93:512-6. 2014
    ..This observation suggests that mobile epidural analgesia is not likely to affect the dynamics of the second stage of labor...
  46. doi request reprint The usefulness of volume NT software in measuring the fetal nasal bone at 11 to 13 + 6 weeks of gestation
    Michela Nanni
    Department of Obstetrics, S Orsola Malpighi General Hospital, University of Bologna, Italy
    Prenat Diagn 34:500-4. 2014
    ..The objective of this study is to investigate the reproducibility of 3D ultrasound to measure the fetal nasal bone (NB) at first trimester...
  47. ncbi request reprint Pelvic relapses of uterine neoplasms: transvaginal sonographic and Doppler features
    Luca Savelli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Gynecol Oncol 93:441-5. 2004
    ..To describe the sonographic and power Doppler features of pelvic relapses in endometrial and cervical cancer...
  48. doi request reprint Development of Customized Fetal Growth Charts in Twins
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Parma, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol . 2017
    ..Using fetal biometric charts customized for obstetrical and parental characteristics may facilitate accurate assessment of fetal growth...
  49. doi request reprint Effects of testosterone undecanoate administered alone or in combination with letrozole or dutasteride in female to male transsexuals
    Maria Cristina Meriggiola
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Center for Reproductive Health, S Orsola Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Sex Med 5:2442-53. 2008
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of 18F-FDG PET/CT in characterizing ovarian lesions and staging ovarian cancer: correlation with transvaginal ultrasonography, computed tomography, and histology
    Paolo Castellucci
    Nuclear Medicine Department, Policlinico Sant Orsola Malpighi, Bologna, Italy
    Nucl Med Commun 28:589-95. 2007
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of open and closed spina bifida
    T Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi and University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 28:899-903. 2006
    ..To identify criteria useful for differentiating closed from open spina bifida antenatally...
  52. doi request reprint Bilateral cleft lip and palate without premaxillary protrusion is associated with lethal aneuploidies
    S Gabrielli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 34:416-8. 2009
    ..To investigate the clinical implications of two categories of fetal bilateral cleft lip and palate (BCLP): with premaxillary protrusion and with a flattened profile...
  53. doi request reprint 5D CNS+ Software for Automatically Imaging Axial, Sagittal, and Coronal Planes of Normal and Abnormal Second-Trimester Fetal Brains
    Giuseppe Rizzo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    J Ultrasound Med 35:2263-72. 2016
    ..5D CNS+ was efficient in successfully imaging standard axial, sagittal, and coronal planes of the fetal brain. This approach may simplify the examination of the fetal central nervous system and reduce operator dependency. ..
  54. doi request reprint Does vacuum delivery carry a higher risk of shoulder dystocia? Review and meta-analysis of the literature
    Andrea Dall'asta
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Obstetrics and Gynecology Unit, University of Parma, Parma, Italy Electronic address
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 204:62-8. 2016
    ..In this meta-analysis we assess the actual risk of SD following a vacuum delivery compared to spontaneous vaginal delivery (SVD) and forceps...
  55. doi request reprint Intrapartum sonography for fetal head asynclitism and transverse position: sonographic signs and comparison of diagnostic performance between transvaginal and digital examination
    Antonio Malvasi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Santa Maria Hospital, Bari, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:508-12. 2012
    ..The primary goal of this study was to determine the ultrasonographic signs of asynclitic and transverse head positioning. In addition, we compared the performance of intrapartum ultrasound to vaginal digital examination...
  56. ncbi request reprint Difficult early sonographic diagnosis of absence of the fetal septum pellucidum
    G Pilu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 13, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 25:70-2. 2005
    ..Standard axial scans are unreliable in predicting absence of the septum pellucidum in the mid-trimester fetus when the lateral ventricles are normal in size...
  57. ncbi request reprint Two-dimensional ultrasound is accurate in the diagnosis of fetal craniofacial malformation
    T Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 19:543-51. 2002
    ..To assess the accuracy of antenatal ultrasound in the diagnosis of craniofacial malformations and to compare two-dimensional with three-dimensional ultrasound...
  58. doi request reprint Is the short axis view of the fetal heart useful in improving the diagnostic accuracy of outlet ventricular septal defects?
    Andrea Dall'asta
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Obstetrics and Gynaecology Unit, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Prenat Diagn . 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate if the systematic assessment of the short axis view may improve the prediction of prenatally detected outlet VSDs...
  59. doi request reprint Customized Fetal Growth Charts for Parents' Characteristics, Race, and Parity by Quantile Regression Analysis: A Cross-sectional Multicenter Italian Study
    Tullio Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Parma, Parma, Italy T G, C V Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy L C Operations Research Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts USA L R Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Milan, Buzzi Children s Hospital, Milan, Italy E F Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Presidio Ospedaliero Firenze, Centro Piero Palagi, Florence, Italy E P Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy F P Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy T S Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sant Anna Hospital, Torino, Italy E V and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy G R
    J Ultrasound Med 35:83-92. 2016
    ..The purpose of this study was to construct fetal biometric charts between 16 and 40 weeks' gestation that were customized for parental characteristics, race, and parity, using quantile regression analysis...
  60. ncbi request reprint Histopathologic features and risk factors for benignity, hyperplasia, and cancer in endometrial polyps
    Luca Savelli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:927-31. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the rate of benign, hyperplastic, and malignant endometrial polyps and whether clinical data can predict histopathologic outcome...
  61. ncbi request reprint Accurate neurosonographic prediction of brain injury in the surviving fetus after the death of a monochorionic cotwin
    G Simonazzi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 27:517-21. 2006
    ..To assess the feasibility of the prenatal diagnosis using fetal neurosonography of brain injuries in the surviving fetus after the demise of a monochorionic cotwin...
  62. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of midline anomalies of the fetal brain with the three-dimensional median view
    G Pilu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi and University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 27:522-9. 2006
    ..To investigate the effectiveness of a simplified approach to the evaluation of the midline structures of the fetal brain using three-dimensional (3D) ultrasound...
  63. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of a complete mole coexisting with a dichorionic twin pregnancy: case report
    L Bovicelli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, University of Bologna, Italy
    Hum Reprod 19:1231-4. 2004
    ..However, fetal survival is possible and the maternal risks seem limited. A concomitance between gestational trophoblastic disease and the occurrence of feto-maternal haemorrhage is observed...
  64. ncbi request reprint Transvaginal sonographic appearance of peritoneal pseudocysts
    L Savelli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 23:284-8. 2004
    ..To describe the sonographic features of peritoneal pseudocysts (PPCs) in order to determine the particular aspects that distinguish them from true ovarian cysts...
  65. ncbi request reprint Paraovarian/paratubal cysts: comparison of transvaginal sonographic and pathological findings to establish diagnostic criteria
    L Savelli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 28:330-4. 2006
    ..To describe the sonographic features of paraovarian cysts and to compare these features with pathological findings in order to define the best treatment options (surgical vs. conservative)...
  66. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and management of fetal cardiac anomalies: 10 years of experience at a single institution
    A Perolo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Policlinico S. Orsola-Malpighi, Via Massarenti 13, University of Bologna, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 18:615-8. 2001
    ..The only exception is hypoplastic left heart in which the survival rate is much lower than expected from postnatal studies...
  67. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional ultrasound examination of the fetal central nervous system
    G Pilu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 30:233-45. 2007
  68. ncbi request reprint Transvaginal sonographic features of peritoneal carcinomatosis
    L Savelli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 26:552-7. 2005
    ..Peritoneal carcinomatosis involves the dissemination of intra-abdominal tumor tissue often associated with gynecological malignancies. The objective of this study was to describe the transvaginal sonographic appearance of this condition...
  69. ncbi request reprint Sonographic diagnosis of congenital anomalies during the first trimester
    T Ghi
    Medicina Età Prenatale, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 13, Bologna, Italy
    Placenta 24:S84-7. 2003
    ....
  70. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional transvaginal sonography in local staging of cervical carcinoma: description of a novel technique and preliminary results
    T Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Universita degli Studi di Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 30:778-82. 2007
    ..To evaluate the feasibility of three-dimensional multiplanar sonography in the local staging of cervical carcinoma...
  71. ncbi request reprint Absence of the ductus venosus: report of 10 new cases and review of the literature
    G Contratti
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Policlinico S. Orsola-Malpighi, Via Massarenti 13, University of Bologna, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 18:605-9. 2001
    ..Heart failure and absence of the portal vein seem particularly frequent when absence of the ductus venosus is associated with a connection of the umbilical vein to either the inferior vena cava or the right atrium...