Obstetrics and Maternal-Fetal Medicine

 
 
  • Optic Neuritis in Pregnancy Will cesarean delivery decrease the risk of an optic neuritis flare?
  • Natural Estrogens? Are "natural estrogens" in fact one hormone?
  • Vessel Abnormalities in the Fetal Umbilical Cord What is the significance of an ultrasound scan showing only 1 umbilical artery and 2 veins with no other features of congenital anomalies for a 22-week-old IVF gestation?
  • Thyrotoxicosis in Pregnancy How is thyrotoxicosis managed during pregnancy?
  • Obesity During Pregnancy What advice should be given about weight gain during pregnancy to a woman with a BMI > 30?
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis in Pregnancy Rheumatoid arthritis is the most common rheumatic disease that complicates pregnancies.
  • Fetal Hydronephrosis Prognosis and management are largely based on the level and degree of urinary tract obstruction.
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome in Pregnancy The combination of heparin plus aspirin has been recommended as primary therapy for antiphospholipid syndrome in pregnancy.
  • RH Alloimmunization What is the risk of Rh alloimmunization in subsequent pregnancies (especially third) in an Rh D-negative G3P2002 with 2 previous Rh D-positive healthy babies and negative Coombs test postpartum?
  • Parameters for Ultrasound Exams in Pregnant Women Should pregnant women have ultrasound examinations at every prenatal visit?
  • Preconception Sex Selection For centuries there has been an interest in trying to determine factors that affect the sex of offspring.