|Maternal Duplication Mimics Fetal Trisomy in DNA Screen|
To better understand what drives false-positives, Snyder and colleagues examined four pregnancies in which the cfDNA test suggested a trisomy but amniocentesis, newborn exam, or both were normal. Three of the four patients had fetuses with trisomy 18 ...
Medscape - Wed, 15 Apr 2015 15:07
|Baby Matthew Born With Trisomy 13 Defies the Odds. Expected to Live 5 Days ...|
According to the U.S. National Library of Medicine, Trisomy 13, or Patau syndrome, is a chromosomal abnormality caused by an extra copy of chromosome 13 in every cell. The condition occurs in only one in 16,000 live births and causes multiple ...
LifeNews.com - Fri, 03 Apr 2015 13:48
|Doctor Refused to Help Their Baby With Trisomy 18, Now She Has Passed Away|
Eliana was alive, but with many obstacles in her way, including the holes in her heart and several other heart complications. The holes in the heart can cause heart failure which creates too much pressure on the lungs and causes the lungs to fill up ...
LifeNews.com - Thu, 02 Apr 2015 14:22
|Our doctor asked us 3 times if we wanted to abort our daughter with Trisomy 18 ...|
Confused. Upset. Scared. Angry. These were my feelings when the high risk doctor from Riverside Hospital's Maternal Fetal Medicine told me that my baby was going to die. He told me she had Trisomy 18 and bluntly stated that she was, “incompatible with ...
Lifesite - Mon, 23 Mar 2015 07:13
|New Test for Down Syndrome More Accurate, Report Finds|
"The performance of cfDNA testing was superior to that of traditional first-trimester screening for the detection of trisomy 21 in a routine prenatal population," they wrote in their report. It's not likely to be the last word on such tests, which are ...
NBCNews.com - Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:39
|Fetal DNA in Mom's Blood Signals Down Syndrome|
MedPage Today - Thu, 02 Apr 2015 13:03
|UW experts shed light on false positives in prenatal tests|
The Seattle Times - Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:20
|DNA Blood Test Detects Down Syndrome Better|
Discovery News - Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:22
|Novel Cell-Free DNA Blood Test Effectively Detects Down Syndrome|
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (blog) - Thu, 02 Apr 2015 05:54
|Blood test trumps accuracy of standard screening in detecting Down syndrome ...|
Medical Xpress - Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:00
|Megan's House campaign for new home surpasses $300000|
She was diagnosed with Partial Trisomy 22 Chromosome Disorder shortly after birth, leaving her mentally and physically challenged. #“The new house is important because the current location is very small,” Wilson said. “The new one will house up to four ...
The Albany Herald - Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:11
|ما هي أسباب التثلث الصبغي Trisomy لدى الجنين؟|
أي حامل لا تتمنى من لحظة تلقيها خبر حملها أن تلد طفلاً صحيحاً معافى ينمو ويكبر كغيره من الأطفال؟ لكن قد يحصل تشوه معين في الحمل لا بد لها من تقبّله والتعايش مع الفكرة. إحدى المشكلات التي يمكن مواجهتها في الحمل ظهور حالة التثلث الصبغي لدى الجنين... قد تكون لحظة ...
مجلة لها - Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:00
|More study warranted on Uinta Basin stillbirths? Local officials say answer ...|
Three percent were related to trisomy, a genetic defect where fetuses develop with three chromosomes. And 2 percent resulted from Rh-factor sensitivity. That breakdown is not significantly different from the causes of stillbirth in other parts of the ...
Salt Lake Tribune - Fri, 17 Apr 2015 12:44
|Far more study warranted on Uinta Basin stillbirths? Neighborhood officials ...|
Standard Bulletin - Fri, 17 Apr 2015 12:56