Obstetrics and Gynaecology Cases - ReviewsISSN: 2377-9004

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 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2377-9004/1410141

The Clinical Differences on 2:4 Finger Ratios of the Hirsute Women

Raziye Desdicioglu, Fatma Betul Erdemli, Selma Calıskan, Kadir Desdicioglu and Ayse Filiz Yavuz

Article Type: ORIGINAL ARTICLE | First Published: February 27, 2019

We aimed to research whether there was a difference in terms of the 2:4 finger ratio between women with hirsutism and healthy women without hirsutism and the correlation between degree of hirsutism and 2:4 finger ratios and clinically evaluated our results. Our study included 144 voluntary women (control group: 51, study group: 93) with ages from 18 to 38 years. The hirsutism level of patients was assessed using the Ferriman-Gallway scale with points given from 0 to 4 in 9 body regions. All pati...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2377-9004/1410140

Hyperextension of the Fetal Neck

CR Elizalde, P Dieste, J Fernandez, V Fernadnez and C Zulueta-Santos

Article Type: CASE REPORT | First Published: February 22, 2019

The purpose of this study was to review the current challenges that the diagnosis and clinical management of hyperextension of the fetal neck represent and to describe the clinical significance and differential diagnosis of this entity, detected by ultrasound prior to the onset of labour. A case of hyperextension the fetal neck is presented. The key points in the diagnosis and management of fetuses with these sonographic finding are reviewed. Hyperextension of the fetal neck is a sonographic fin...

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