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Research & Reviews  693 results

Diagnostic testing after positive results on cell free DNA screening: CVS or Amnio?
https://doi.org/10.1002/pd.6021
Prenatal Diagnosis; Mardy AH, Norton ME

Aug 14th, 2021 - The positive predictive values of cell free DNA (cfDNA) and rates of confined placental mosaicism (CPM), imprinting and other factors vary by chromosome. We sought to review the literature for each of these features for each chromosome and provide...

Congenital toxoplasmosis after adalimumab treatment before pregnancy.
https://doi.org/10.1111/jog.14973
The Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Research; Krull E, Taraschi G et. al.

Aug 13th, 2021 - We present a case of congenital toxoplasmosis (TXP) in a woman with Toxoplasma gondii infection more than 6 months before conception. The woman has been treated with adalimumab for ankylosing spondylitis for 4 years until 5 months before conceptio...

Trends of fetal chromosome analysis by amniocentesis before and after beginning of noni...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jog.14965
The Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Research; Goto S, Suzumori N et. al.

Aug 12th, 2021 - This study is to investigate the role of amniocentesis for prenatal diagnosis before and after the beginning of noninvasive prenatal testing (NIPT) in Japan. We performed a retrospective analysis of genetic amniocentesis at mid-trimester (15-20 ge...

Risk of mother-to-child transmission of hepatitis B virus after fetal blood sampling: a...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8325253
BMC Infectious Diseases; Han Z, Zhang Y et. al.

Aug 1st, 2021 - Hepatitis B virus (HBV) remains a major global public health problem worldwide; in endemic areas, mother-to-child transmission (MTCT) of HBV is the most common transmission route. Previous studies have shown that amniocentesis for prenatal diagnos...

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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 →

News  64 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...

Bioethicist: History Tells Us CRISPR Fears Are Overblown
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/888032

Nov 3rd, 2017 - History tells us that fears about designer babies are exaggerated when it comes to the alteration, deletion, or swapping of genes in human embryos, renowned bioethicist Alta Charo, PhD, said during a TEDMED 2017 talk in Palm Springs, California. D...

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