[Current indications for invasive prenatal diagnosis. New proposals based on the experience of Institute Nacional de Perinatología].
- Published Article
Ginecología y obstetricia de México
- Publication Date
Aug 01, 2013
We observed that the group who had normal translucencia nucal and AMA presented a low risk of chromosomal abnormalities. In the presence of an increased NT, 33% of fetuses were affected, so that measuring TN is considered the best non invasive PD tool. The average age with cytogenetic abnormalities was above 38 years, so we suggest to offer IPD in women above 38 years-old.
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