cordocentesis

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cordocentesis

(ˌkɔːdəʊsɛnˈtiːsɪs)
n, pl cordocenteses
the extraction of a sample of blood from the umbilical cord during pregnancy
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Application of the hemoglobin alkaline denaturation test to determine the fetal origin of blood: applicability to funipuncture. Obstet Gynecol 1993;81:793-6.