Christoph Lees, MD, FRCOG

Talk Title: High intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) for twin-twin transfusion syndrome: challenges and successes

High intensity focused ultrasound has been used in oncology however its attributes lend it uniquely to non invasive treatments in fetal medicine where invasive treatment may be risky.  In twin-twin transfusion syndrome, a complication unique to monochorionic twin pregnancy leading to miscarriage and premature delivery, safe targeting of tiny placental blood conduits can be achieved and could be a game changing therapy

Advanced Imaging: Connecting Biophysics with Reproduction
Mini Symposia II
Friday, March 15, 1:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

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