Expert commentary on Practice Bulletin No. 163: Screening for fetal aneuploidy.
Prenatal Genetic Testing
Expert commentary on Practice Bulletin No. 162: Prenatal Diagnostic Testing for Genetic Disorders.
A California woman was 35-years-old when she delivered an infant with severe Down's syndrome and then sued all those involved with the prenatal care and alleged that both physicians were told the parents wanted all available testing because of a family history of birth defects. What's the verdict? Plus more cases.
A round-up of research on obesity in pregnancy from the ACOG 2017 meeting in San Diego, California.
The society's recommendations for women who are undergoing both ultrasound and cfDNA screening.
Give this to your patients who have questions about the role of ultrasound with cfDNA.
Clinicians should be aware of the potential for confounding of NIPT results by cfDNA released from a vanishing twin.
cfDNA screening should not be performed in the general obstetric population, according to this Opinion.
Women who fail one or two such screens need additional counseling.
From the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine, questions and answers about cfDNA for your patients.