Iranian Society of Gynecology Oncology
Maternal Fetal Medicine
Correlation of Apgar score and umbilical artery pH in full-term newborns delivered by Caesarean section due to decreased fetal heart rate

Zahra Panahi; Sedigheh Hantoushzadeh; Soudabeh Kazemi Aski,; Saeede Eslami Khotbesara; Mamak Shariat; Fahimeh Ghotbizadeh; Razieh Akbari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 17 May 2023

  Introduction: Despite the high efficacy of the Apgar score to find respiratory distress, a low Apgar score doesn’t necessarily indicate fetal hypoxia-asphyxia. Umbilical Artery pH (UApH) is one the best indicator of fetal hypoxia. Therefore it’s so beneficial to consider these criteria and ...  Read More

Diagnostic Value of Doppler Ultrasonography in the Diagnosis of Morbidly Adherent Placenta

Afsaneh Amirabi; Nashmil Amjadipour; Leyla Dinparast

Volume 3, Issue 1 , March and April 2018, , Pages 23-28

  Aims: Morbidly adherent placenta/Placenta accreta syndrome refers to morbid implantation, invasion, and/or adhesion of a placenta, whose incidence rate has increased due to the growing trend of cesarean section. Diagnosing placenta accreta before delivery plays a crucial role in reducing morbidity and ...  Read More