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Research & Reviews  1,769 results

Rhythm of fetoplacental 11β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 2 - fetal protection from...
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgab113
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Lamadé EK, Hendlmeier F et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - Excess glucocorticoids impact fetal health. Maternal glucocorticoids peak in early morning. Fetoplacental 11β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 2 (11β-HSD2) inactivates cortisol to cortisone, protecting the fetus from high glucocorticoids. However...

Resolution of acute cervical insufficiency after antibiotics in a case with amniotic fl...
https://doi.org/10.1080/14767058.2021.1881477
The Journal of Maternal-fetal & Neonatal Medicine : the O... Yeo L, Romero R et. al.

Feb 18th, 2021 - Cervical insufficiency generally refers to a condition in which there is mid-trimester cervical dilatation or protruding chorioamniotic membranes in the absence of uterine contractions. Such condition is a risk factor for spontaneous mid-trimester...

Analysis of 17,428 pregnant women undergoing non-invasive prenatal testing for fetal ch...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000024740
Medicine Dai R, Yu Y et. al.

Feb 13th, 2021 - Non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) is an incomparable prenatal screening technology, but we should undergo amniocentesis to confirm fetal chromosome when pregnancies receive a positive result via NIPT. We aimed to investigate the detection rate ...

Comparison of pregnancy outcomes after second trimester amniocentesis between procedure...
https://doi.org/10.1515/jpm-2020-0430
Journal of Perinatal Medicine; Wisetmongkolchai T, Tongprasert F et. al.

Feb 8th, 2021 - To compare the rate of fetal loss in pregnancy after second trimester amniocentesis between procedures performed by experts and non-experts and to assess other pregnancy complications as secondary outcomes. A retrospective cohort study was perform...

Prenatal detection of terminal 9p24.3 microduplication encompassing DOCK8 gene: A varia...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7837864
Medicine Yue F, Yu Y et. al.

Feb 6th, 2021 - Trisomy 9p is one of the most common chromosomal partial trisomies in newborns. However, reports on prenatal 9p microduplications are rare in the clinic. This study aimed to examine the genotype-phenotype correlation and assess the clinical signif...

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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  1,837 results

Rhythm of fetoplacental 11β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 2 - fetal protection from...
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgab113
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Lamadé EK, Hendlmeier F et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - Excess glucocorticoids impact fetal health. Maternal glucocorticoids peak in early morning. Fetoplacental 11β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 2 (11β-HSD2) inactivates cortisol to cortisone, protecting the fetus from high glucocorticoids. However...

Resolution of acute cervical insufficiency after antibiotics in a case with amniotic fl...
https://doi.org/10.1080/14767058.2021.1881477
The Journal of Maternal-fetal & Neonatal Medicine : the O... Yeo L, Romero R et. al.

Feb 18th, 2021 - Cervical insufficiency generally refers to a condition in which there is mid-trimester cervical dilatation or protruding chorioamniotic membranes in the absence of uterine contractions. Such condition is a risk factor for spontaneous mid-trimester...

Analysis of 17,428 pregnant women undergoing non-invasive prenatal testing for fetal ch...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000024740
Medicine Dai R, Yu Y et. al.

Feb 13th, 2021 - Non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) is an incomparable prenatal screening technology, but we should undergo amniocentesis to confirm fetal chromosome when pregnancies receive a positive result via NIPT. We aimed to investigate the detection rate ...

Comparison of pregnancy outcomes after second trimester amniocentesis between procedure...
https://doi.org/10.1515/jpm-2020-0430
Journal of Perinatal Medicine; Wisetmongkolchai T, Tongprasert F et. al.

Feb 8th, 2021 - To compare the rate of fetal loss in pregnancy after second trimester amniocentesis between procedures performed by experts and non-experts and to assess other pregnancy complications as secondary outcomes. A retrospective cohort study was perform...

Prenatal detection of terminal 9p24.3 microduplication encompassing DOCK8 gene: A varia...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7837864
Medicine Yue F, Yu Y et. al.

Feb 6th, 2021 - Trisomy 9p is one of the most common chromosomal partial trisomies in newborns. However, reports on prenatal 9p microduplications are rare in the clinic. This study aimed to examine the genotype-phenotype correlation and assess the clinical signif...

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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 →