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body-liver.pngUC San Diego body imaging radiologists deliver the highest standard in clinical excellence. Each of our radiologists has completed additional fellowship training to specialize in this field, and many participate in leading-edge research that advances clinical care.


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Features Dolores Pretorius, MD

"Enlarged Cavum Septi Pellucidi and Vergae in the Fetus: A Cause for Concern."

The research began when Dr. Lisa Stellwagen, UC San Diego Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, called Dr. Dolores Pretorius to ask what to do with a neonate with an ultrasound reading of prominent cavum. The question led to an investigation into whether detection of this type of abnormality correlates with other anomalies...Read more

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Fetal ultrasound and neonatal MRI showing enlarged cavum in fetus with Trisomy 21, multitple other anomalies and neonatal demise.

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