Optical projection tomography and contrast-enhanced microCT scanning can help diagnose lower urinary tract obstructions in fetuses, researchers report in the journal Pediatric and Developmental Pathology. The technique gave researchers a clear image of obstructions and might lead to a better understanding of the urinary tract. As higher-resolution ultrasounds become available, physicians may learn how to prevent the condition in utero.

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