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ALLMedicine™ Amniocentesis Center

Research & Reviews  1,789 results

Analgesic efficacy of virtual reality for acute pain in amniocentesis: A randomized con...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejogrb.2021.04.024
European Journal of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproduct... Melcer Y, Maymon R et. al.

May 1st, 2021 - To evaluate the efficacy of virtual reality (VR) as a distraction technique in the management of acute pain and anxiety during amniocentesis. A randomized controlled trial was conducted between September 2020 and October 2020 involving 60 women un...

Benefit versus risk of chromosomal microarray analysis performed in pregnancies with no...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8075189
PloS One; Moshonov R, Hod K et. al.

Apr 26th, 2021 - Most studies on chromosomal microarray analysis (CMA) and amniocentesis risks have not evaluated pregnancies with low risk for genetic diseases; therefore, the efficacy and safety of CMA and amniocentesis in this population are unclear. This study...

Type 3 antenatal Bartter syndrome presenting with mild polyuria.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8030685
BMJ Case Reports; Otsubo Y, Kano Y et. al.

Apr 8th, 2021 - Bartter syndrome (BS) is a well-recognised inherited tubular dysfunction that causes polyuria, metabolic alkalosis and hypokalaemia. Among BS cases, antenatal/neonatal BS (ABS) usually shows distinct polyhydramnios prenatally and presents features...

The application of late amniocentesis: a retrospective study in a tertiary fetal medici...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8011189
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth; Li Y, Yan H et. al.

Mar 31st, 2021 - To assess the indications and complications of late amniocentesis and the advanced genetic test results in a tertiary university fetal medical medicine unit. In this retrospective study, women that underwent amniocentesis at 24+ 0 to 39+ 4 weeks, ...

Performance of conventional cytogenetic analysis on chorionic villi when only one cell ...
https://doi.org/10.1002/pd.5941
Prenatal Diagnosis; Grati FR, Malvestiti F et. al.

Mar 30th, 2021 - To provide an estimation of the probability of error when chorionic villi (CV) cytogenetic analysis is limited to a single placental layer; either a direct preparation (Dir) or long-term culture (LTC). We retrospectively reviewed cytogenetic studi...

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Guidelines  5 results

Guideline No. 409: Intrauterine Fetal Diagnostic Testing in Women with Chronic Viral In...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2020.09.007
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Wilson RD

Dec 14th, 2020 - This revised guideline provides updated information for the care of women with chronic viral infections who require intrauterine fetal diagnostic testing. Women with chronic viral infections who are pregnant or planning a pregnancy. Non-invasive s...

Practice Bulletin No. 162 Summary: Prenatal Diagnostic Testing for Genetic Disorders.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000001438
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Apr 22nd, 2016 - Prenatal genetic diagnostic testing is intended to determine, with as much certainty as possible, whether a specific genetic disorder or condition is present in the fetus. In contrast, prenatal genetic screening is designed to assess whether a pat...

Practice Bulletin No. 162: Prenatal Diagnostic Testing for Genetic Disorders.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000001405
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Mar 4th, 2016 - Prenatal genetic diagnostic testing is intended to determine, with as much certainty as possible, whether a specific genetic disorder or condition is present in the fetus. In contrast, prenatal genetic screening is designed to assess whether a pat...

Prenatal screening, diagnosis, and pregnancy management of fetal neural tube defects.
https://doi.org/10.1016/S1701-2163(15)30444-8
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Wilson RD, et. al.

Nov 6th, 2014 - To provide obstetrical and genetic health care practitioners with guidelines and recommendations for prenatal screening, diagnosis, and obstetrical management of fetal open and closed neural tube defects (OCNTD). This review includes prenatal scre...

Prenatal invasive procedures in women with hepatitis B, hepatitis C, and/or human immun...
https://doi.org/10.1016/S1701-2163(15)30546-6
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Gagnon A, Davies G et. al.

Sep 3rd, 2014 - To review the risk of in utero infection through prenatal invasive procedures in women with hepatitis B, hepatitis C, and/or human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infections. Fetal and neonatal morbidity and mortality. Published literature was retrie...

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Drugs  3 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,857 results

Analgesic efficacy of virtual reality for acute pain in amniocentesis: A randomized con...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejogrb.2021.04.024
European Journal of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproduct... Melcer Y, Maymon R et. al.

May 1st, 2021 - To evaluate the efficacy of virtual reality (VR) as a distraction technique in the management of acute pain and anxiety during amniocentesis. A randomized controlled trial was conducted between September 2020 and October 2020 involving 60 women un...

Benefit versus risk of chromosomal microarray analysis performed in pregnancies with no...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8075189
PloS One; Moshonov R, Hod K et. al.

Apr 26th, 2021 - Most studies on chromosomal microarray analysis (CMA) and amniocentesis risks have not evaluated pregnancies with low risk for genetic diseases; therefore, the efficacy and safety of CMA and amniocentesis in this population are unclear. This study...

Type 3 antenatal Bartter syndrome presenting with mild polyuria.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8030685
BMJ Case Reports; Otsubo Y, Kano Y et. al.

Apr 8th, 2021 - Bartter syndrome (BS) is a well-recognised inherited tubular dysfunction that causes polyuria, metabolic alkalosis and hypokalaemia. Among BS cases, antenatal/neonatal BS (ABS) usually shows distinct polyhydramnios prenatally and presents features...

The application of late amniocentesis: a retrospective study in a tertiary fetal medici...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8011189
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth; Li Y, Yan H et. al.

Mar 31st, 2021 - To assess the indications and complications of late amniocentesis and the advanced genetic test results in a tertiary university fetal medical medicine unit. In this retrospective study, women that underwent amniocentesis at 24+ 0 to 39+ 4 weeks, ...

Performance of conventional cytogenetic analysis on chorionic villi when only one cell ...
https://doi.org/10.1002/pd.5941
Prenatal Diagnosis; Grati FR, Malvestiti F et. al.

Mar 30th, 2021 - To provide an estimation of the probability of error when chorionic villi (CV) cytogenetic analysis is limited to a single placental layer; either a direct preparation (Dir) or long-term culture (LTC). We retrospectively reviewed cytogenetic studi...

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News  75 results

Malpractice Case: Be Wary When Patients Seek Favors Outside Your Expertise
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/932838_2

Jul 5th, 2020 - A note at 19 weeks by the wife's perinatologist describes the patient as a cystic fibrosis carrier while the husband was not. When an ultrasound revealed an echogenic bowel, the perinatologist recommended amniocentesis, which the wife declined. Th...

Fast Five Quiz: Inherited Conditions
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/903917_3

Oct 28th, 2018 - The prenatal tests chorionic villus sampling and amniocentesis for SCD are available. Both are sensitive and rapid options. Chorionic villus sampling is performed at 10-13 weeks' gestation to obtain chorionic villi tissue for DNA analysis, whereas...

Obstetrics Moonshots: 50 years of discoveries
https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/110911/obstetrics/obstetrics-moonshots-50-years-discoveries/page/0/1

Aug 8th, 2016 - The development and adoption of real-time ultrasound was a revolutionary achievement. Ultrasound-guided amniocentesis was first described in 1972, 14 years after Ian Donald’s seminal paper introducing obstetric ultrasound was published in the Lanc.

Fetal DNA in Mom's Blood Signals Down Syndrome
https://www.medpagetoday.com/genetics/genetictesting/50791

Apr 2nd, 2015 - Action Points Note that a series of studies published in the New England Journal of Medicine document that peripheral blood DNA analysis has superior test characteristics compared with traditional trisomy screening methods. Be aware that false-pos...

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Patient Education  13 results see all →