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Shining a Light on Prenatal Screening: Implications of the New Tests by Lisa Patient Expert discussion, it should. The current prenatal screening debate carries within it some of the deepest issues... just too undesirable? Yet we’re seeing a common theme in today’s thrust for universal prenatal screenings...
Shining a Light on Prenatal Screening: Implications of the New Tests by Lisa Patient Expert discussion, it should. The current prenatal screening debate carries within it some of the deepest issues... just too undesirable? Yet we’re seeing a common theme in today’s thrust for universal prenatal screenings...
Prenatal Tests and Procedures, Nuchal Transluncency Screening by Anna C. exams, or other screening tests. Read on to find out the basics of the most common tests done during pregnancy. Screening Tests Screening tests measure the risk of having a baby with some genetic birth...
Change in prenatal Down syndrome screening recommendations by Linda MacDonald Glenn Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven regarding prenatal screening. The new recommendation is that all women--regardless of age--be offered prenatal... what they might be getting themselves into. A positive screening result would indicate a higher-than-average risk...
Thoughts on Prenatal Genetic Testing by Ian P. Patient Expert is that of prenatal genetic testing. Some fear that this testing will lead to the termination of pregnancies of ASD... to such tests, or any prenatal genetic testing, for a number of reasons. When ‘we’ were pregnant, as part...
Autism and Prenatal Ultrasound (more) by Seth Roberts .. Doctor of Philosophy almost everywhere was increasing. At the same place and time prenatal ultrasound screening surely declined. This correlation... I blogged earlier about Caroline Rodgers’s idea that prenatal ultrasound may cause autism...
Get ready for the flood of fetal gene screening by Kev Leitch Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven -invasive prenatal genetic diagnosis (NIPD). The potential of NIPD goes way beyond Rhesus screening... In a recent article in Nature, Henry T. Greely, proposes that the time when prenatal genetic...
Prenatal Tests by Amy Mossoff Patient Expert I just completed a nightmarish 4 day saga of deciding which prenatal diagnostic tests... in.  I finally decided to stick with the Nuchal Translucency screening...
The ACOG has heard us: some progress made on pre-natal screening by Leticia V. Patient Expert information. Our goal is not to limit a woman's access to prenatal screening, nor to limit... of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) expands on its position regarding invasive prenatal diagnostic testing...
Fueling the Fire: New Prenatal DNA Tests Spark Further Debate by Soulful Patient Expert in fetuses. The test, called comparative genomic hybridization, uses “gene chips” to screen for 150 genetic... disease, but to screen for a variety of genetic characteristics completely unrelated to heath...

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