DailyDx: Can You Identify These Fetal Cardiac Structures?

April 10, 2012

This is an ultrasound image and echocardiogram of a 28 week old fetus.

This is an ultrasound image and echocardiogram video of a normal 28 week old fetus.   Name the structures marked 1, 2 and 3.

 

 


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Add your comments below, then check the answer.

 

 

 

 


The answers are:

1) Ductus Arteriosus
2) Ascending Aorta
3) Superior Vena Cava

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