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Maternal serum screening for fetal genetic disorders

Maternal serum screening for fetal genetic disorders

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Published by Churchill Livingstone in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fetus -- Abnormalities -- Serodiagnosis.,
  • Fetus -- Abnormalities -- Genetic aspects.,
  • Prenatal diagnosis.,
  • Neural tube -- Abnormalities -- Serodiagnosis.,
  • Alpha fetoproteins -- Diagnostic use.,
  • Alpha Fetoproteins -- analysis.,
  • Fetal Diseases -- diagnosis.,
  • Genetic Screening -- in pregnancy.,
  • Hematologic Tests -- in pregnancy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Sherman Elias, Joe Leigh Simpson.
    ContributionsElias, Sherman., Simpson, Joe Leigh, 1943-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRG628.3.B55 M37 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 141 p. :
    Number of Pages141
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1714492M
    ISBN 100443088675
    LC Control Number92016757

    2. Abbie and her husband, Greg, come to your genetics center for additional testing after having had a “positive” maternal serum alfa protein test (MSAFP) at 16 .   The company made the announcement in conjunction with the Society for Maternal-Fetal non-invasive genetic screening in pregnancy was only available through .


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