Effect of Sickle Cell Anemia on Pelvic Dimensions: A Magnetic


Atci N., Gozukara I., Ozturk F., Burakgazi G. , Kurt R. K. , Karazincir S.

IRANIAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY, vol.14, no.4, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 14 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5812/iranjradiol.61845
  • Title of Journal : IRANIAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY

Abstract

Background: The cesarean delivery rate tends to be higher in women with sickle cell anemia (SCA) and sickle cell trait (SCT) for various reasons. However, pelvic contracture, which may lead to cesarean sections, has never before been studied in these groups.