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Research & Reviews  736 results

Birth weight and intra-amniotic inflammatory and infection-related complications in pre...
https://doi.org/10.1080/14767058.2021.1956458
The Journal of Maternal-fetal & Neonatal Medicine : the O... Matulova J, Kacerovsky M et. al.

Jul 30th, 2021 - To assess the association between the birth weight of newborns and microbial invasion of the amniotic cavity (MIAC) and/or intra-amniotic inflammation in pregnancies with preterm prelabor rupture of membranes. A total of 528 pregnancies with prete...

First trimester screening with biochemical markers and ultrasound in relation to non-in...
https://doi.org/10.1515/jpm-2021-0243
Journal of Perinatal Medicine; Scharf A

Jul 6th, 2021 - Non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) is often erroneously received as a diagnostic procedure due to its high discriminatory power in the field of fetal trisomy 21 diagnosis (wording: "NIPT replaces amniocentesis"). Already a look at the methodolog...

Central 22q11.2 deletion (LCR22 B-D) in a fetus with severe fetal growth restriction an...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ajmg.a.62346
American Journal of Medical Genetics. Part A; Lin I, Afshar Y et. al.

Jul 2nd, 2021 - 22q11.2 deletion syndrome (22q11.2 DS, MIM #188400) is the most common chromosomal microdeletion with an incidence of 1 in 4000 live births. 22q11.2 DS patients present with varying penetrance and a broad phenotypic spectrum including dysmorphic f...

Prenatal diagnosis of a novel pathogenic variation in the ACAN gene presenting with iso...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8243643
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth; Toscano P, Di Meglio L et. al.

Jul 1st, 2021 - Heterozygous mutations of the ACAN gene are a major cause of different evolutive growth defects in the pediatric population, but were never described as a cause of fetal skeletal dysplasia. A G1 at 21w + 3d came to our institution for the second-t...

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Guidelines  11 results

Directive clinique no 409 : Tests diagnostiques fœtaux intra-utérins en cas d'infection...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2020.10.006
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Wilson RD

Dec 15th, 2020 - La présente directive clinique révisée met à jour les renseignements sur la prestation de soins aux femmes atteintes d'une infection virale chronique devant se soumettre à un test diagnostique fœtal intra-utérin. Femmes atteintes d'une infection v...

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 15th, 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...

Guideline No. 410: Prevention, Screening, Diagnosis, and Pregnancy Management for Fetal...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2020.11.003
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Douglas Wilson R, Van Mieghem T et. al.

Nov 20th, 2020 - This revised guideline is intended to provide an update on the genetic aspects, prevention, screening, diagnosis, and management of fetal neural tube defects. Women who are pregnant or may become pregnant. Neural tube defect screening should be of...

Diagnostic cytogenetic testing following positive noninvasive prenatal screening result...
https://doi.org/10.1038/gim.2017.91
Genetics in Medicine : Official Journal of the American C... Cherry AM, Akkari YM et. al.

Jul 21st, 2017 - Disclaimer: ACMG Clinical Laboratory Practice Resources are developed primarily as an educational tool for clinical laboratory geneticists to help them provide quality clinical laboratory genetic services. Adherence to these practice resources is ...

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

Apr 23rd, 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...

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Drugs  5 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  26 results

Use of Placental Alpha Microglobulin-1(PAMG-1) to Diagnose Premature Rupture of Membranes in Pregnant Women
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03715530

Oct 3rd, 2019 - The study is to evaluate the accuracy of the PAMG-1 immunoassay in comparison to standard diagnostic methods for premature preterm rupture of membranes including the sterile speculum exam and the amniodye test as the gold standard. The procedure i...

Biomarkers in Obstetrical Complications
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03480139

Nov 2nd, 2018 - Objective: To study the natural history of normal pregnancy and the most frequent pregnancy complications responsible for the excessive rate of perinatal morbidity and mortality, in order to develop models to predict the occurrence of these compli...

Non-invasive Screening of Fetal Trisomy 21 by Digital PCR
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03687866

Sep 27th, 2018 - In France, as in many countries of the world, trisomy 21 or Down syndrome (DS) is the subject of an antenatal screening based on a risk calculation (R) including the assay of biochemical markers in the maternal blood, and the measurement of a feta...

Pregnancy Loss Between 15 and 22 Weeks SA Within the Network of Perinatal Pérriodof Western Brittany : Case Control Study PILOT STUDY CA
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03668743

Sep 13th, 2018 - The etiologies of late miscarriages are well described in the literature. Globally, these are premature deliveries, namely: malformations of the genital tract (uterine malformations, cervico-isthmic incompetence), infections (chorioamniotitis, cer...

VF Test for Prediction of Extremely PTB After Cerclage
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03443154

Jun 27th, 2018 - The purpose of this research study is to determine if a vaginal fluid (VF) test can predict very early preterm birth in patients who are scheduled to have an exam indicated cerclage for severe cervical shortening. Prior to participants undergoing ...

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News  65 results

Gene, Stem-Cell Therapies Emerge as Options for Fetal Care
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/933799

Jul 14th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Fetal gene and stem-cell therapies are emerging as treatment options for select conditions, according to a new review. "Fetal cellular and gene therapies are feasible and primed to become viable treatments for a number ...

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

Jul 6th, 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 29th, 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...

Genetic Testing Market Sizzles with 10 New Tests Daily
https://www.medpagetoday.com/genetics/genetictesting/72837

May 13th, 2018 - Since the mapping of the human genome 15 years ago, the number of genetic tests has accelerated rapidly, with 75,000 tests now on the market and about 10 new tests marketed every day, found a study in Health Affairs. Nearly 14,000 tests have come ...

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Patient Education  16 results see all →