At Alnoor Diagnostic Centre, following obstetrical interventional procedures are performed under Ultrasound guidance,
- Chorionic Villous sampling ( CVS)
Chorionic villus sampling (CVS) is a prenatal test performed in earlypregnancy (10-13 weeks) that is used to detect birth defects, genetic diseases, and other problems during pregnancy. During the test, a small sample of cells (called chorionic villi) is taken from the placenta where it attaches to the wall of the uterus.
Amniocentesis detects chromosome abnormalities, neural tube defects, and genetic disorders. … Genetic disorders include disorders such as cystic fibrosis. The most common neural tube defect is spina bifida
- Ectopic pregnancy Medical management
An ectopic pregnancy occurs when a fertilized egg attaches itself in a place other than the uterus. Unruptured live ectopic pregnancies of many types are successfully managed without surgical intervention through Ultrasound-guided local injection of KCl or Methotrexate.
- Selective Fetocide
It is indicated in a multiple pregnancy, in which one foetus presents with anomalies incompatible with life, the procedure reduces the risk to mother health and improves the outcome on the remaining foetus.