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fetal diagnosis

n
(Medicine) prenatal determination of genetic or chemical abnormalities in a fetus, esp by amniocentesis
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Miller, "Megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome: Case report and review of prenatal ultrasonographic findings," Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy, vol.
Koumantakis, "Prenatal diagnosis of a fetal chest wall cystic lymphangioma using ultrasonography and MRI: A case report with literature review," Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy, vol.
The fetal diagnosis of MCM should be investigated and followed up in our population due to associated CNS anomalies that may change the outcome.
"Our system could prevent the severe morbidity suffered by extremely premature infants by potentially offering a medical technology that does not currently exist," said study leader Alan Flake, fetal surgeon and director of the Center for Fetal Research in the Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment at CHOP.
By focusing on sequencing the DNA from pregnancies with a lethal fetal diagnosis, whole-exome sequencing can discover new genes that are critical to human development (2).
Bull, "Current and potential impact of fetal diagnosis on prevalence and spectrum of serious congenital heart disease at term in the UK," The Lancet, vol.
There have been significant advancements in the last couple of years in the field of ultrasound in fetal diagnosis and detecting abnormal conditions.
Key words: triploidy 69 XXX, digynic triploidy, diandric triploidy, prenatal Diagnosis, fetal diagnosis.
Fetal diagnosis in the first trimester was thus born of this great desire and has evolved to the point where, as stated in this month's Master Class, it is becoming the standard of care.
Nicolaides, "Prevalence and outcome of absence of ductus venosus at 11 +0 to 13 +6 weeks," Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy, vol.
Kasich told CNN's Jake Tapper in September 2015 that he would sign a bill that bans abortion after a fetal diagnosis of Down syndrome.