The association of a cervical length of < 25 mm in high-risk pregnancies on neonatal morbidity and mortality in preterm infants


Oncel M. Y. , Arayici S., Celen S., Simsek G. K. , Oskovi A., Uras N., ...More

ARCHIVES OF GYNECOLOGY AND OBSTETRICS, vol.287, no.5, pp.893-899, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 287 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00404-012-2678-7
  • Title of Journal : ARCHIVES OF GYNECOLOGY AND OBSTETRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.893-899

Abstract

To evaluate and compare the effects of a short cervix (< 25 mm) on neonatal morbidity and mortality as opposed to a normal cervical length (a parts per thousand yen25 mm). The predictive value of a short cervix on neonatal outcome is also investigated.