Published in Women's Health Weekly, May 10th, 1999
T. Todros and colleagues performed a study to test the hypothesis that the characteristics of umbilical artery Doppler flow velocity waveforms in growth-restricted fetuses indicate angiogenesis within placental stem and gas-exchanging villi ("Umbilical Doppler Waveforms and Placental Villous Angiogenesis in Pregnancies Complicated by Fetal Growth Restriction," Obstetrics and Gynecology, April 1999;93(4):499-503).
Todros et al. examined 18 placentas from singleton fetuses that were structurally and chromosomally normal, but were growth-restricted,...
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