3D ultrasounds have become an important advanced in the field of diagnostic technologies. Given the resolution and quality of the output, we can detect pregnancy malformations, like leporin lip, or cardiac abnormalities. It is advised to undergo that ultrasound supplementary to the 2D one, the difference between each other is the inclusion of fetal volume measurement, that is what allow us to see the image in 3D.
By Neus Ferrando Gilabert BSc, MSc (embryologist) and Sandra Fernández BA, MA (fertility counselor).
Last Update: 12/20/2018