TITLE

What is Ultrasound

AUTHOR(S)
Bruce, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Mothering;Sep/Oct2000, Issue 102, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the features and applications of ultrasound used for monitoring the health of pregnant women.
ACCESSION #
3813342

 

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