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Introduction

  • Alessandra Piontelli
Chapter

Abstract

The main topics of the chapter are a brief historical survey, a description of the research environment, of new and older technologies for examining the human fetus during the last 15 weeks of pregnancy, and of information from premature infants and animals.

Keywords

Premature Infant Fetal Heart Rate Fetal Motion Nuchal Translucency Fetal Body 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alessandra Piontelli
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  1. 1.Department of Maternal/Fetal Medicine Clinica MangiagalliFondazione IRCCS Ca’ Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico University of MilanMilanItaly

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