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Ultrasound in the perinatal necropsy.
  1. M E Furness,
  2. R C Weckert,
  3. S A Parker,
  4. S Knowles
  1. Department of Radiology, Queen Victoria Hospital, Rose Park, South Australia.


    Although plain and contrast radiology have become a well established part of the perinatal and fetal necropsy, the role of ultrasound has been less comprehensively explored. We have found a variety of ultrasonographic approaches to be of value in diagnosis, quality control, and teaching. Ultrasound is of particular help where consent for formal necropsy has been declined.

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