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Neonatal Head Ultrasound

A Review and Update—Part 2

The Term Neonate and Analysis of Brain Anomalies

Maller, Vijetha Vinod MD*,†; Choudhri, Asim Fiaz MD*,†; Cohen, Harris L. MD*,†

doi: 10.1097/RUQ.0000000000000446
Original Research

Neonatal head ultrasound has a key role in triaging neonates with antenatal imaging or postnatal clinical concerns. This article will discuss key features of various intracranial pathologies of concern in term infants. It will also illustrate various congenital malformations.

*Department of Radiology, Le Bonheur Children's Hospital

University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN.

Received for publication November 23, 2018; accepted February 20, 2019.

The authors declare no conflict of interest.

Address correspondence to: Vijetha Vinod Maller, MD, Department of Radiology, Le Bonheur Children's Hospital, 848 Adams Ave, Radiology G126, Memphis, TN 38103 (e-mail:

Online date: May 17, 2019

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