The service performs fetal echocardiograms at 10-40 weeks of gestation for pregnancies at risk for structural, functional and rhythm-related fetal heart disease-The fetal echo views the heart walls, heart valves, heart blood vessels and heart's pumping strength. The service also performs newborn echocardiograms for suspected/at risk of heart anomalies not diagnosed before birth for babies in the RAH NICU and Well Baby Nursery only.
Must meet specific indications for fetal echo.
Referral by a physician or other professsional required.Fax referrrals only.
Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.