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Cervical Length Measurement

"Cervical Length Measurement" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A parameter usually used in PRENATAL ULTRASONOGRAPHY to measure the length of the uterine neck (CERVIX UTERI). Cervical length or its shortening is used to identify and prevent early cervical opening and PRETERM BIRTH.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Cervical Length Measurement" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Cervical Length Measurement" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 23 publications over 7 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2015 and 2016
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.