Prenatal and Postnatal Management of Intrauterine Pleural Effusions Associated with Nonimmune Hydrops Fetalis.

Cömert H. S. Y. , Kader Ş. , Osmanağaoğlu M. A. , Ural D. A. , Yaşar Ö. F. , İmamoğlu M., ...More

American journal of perinatology, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
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  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1055/s-0040-1721689
  • Title of Journal : American journal of perinatology
  • Keywords: nonimmune hydrops fetalis, intrauterine pleural effusions, batticon, EXIT procedure, CONGENITAL CHYLOTHORAX, POVIDONE-IODINE, PLEURODESIS, ETIOLOGY


Objective Nonimmune hydrops fetalis (NIHF) is defined as the accumulation of excess fluid in two or more body cavities in the fetus without blood incompatibility between mother and baby. We aimed to present our prenatal and postnatal management of intrauterine pleural effusions associated with NIHF.