Tracey Adams

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OBJECTIVE To investigate complete discrepancies in the prenatal diagnosis of trisomy 21 between QF-PCR analysis of uncultured villi and karyotyping of cultured cells in three chorion villus samples. METHODS Clinical details were obtained from all three patients. Follow-up studies were undertaken where possible by evaluation of chromosome 21 copy number(More)
BACKGROUND High-risk human papillomavirus (hrHPV) is now recognized as a single, necessary cause of cancer of the cervix. Although Pap tests have been central to cervical cancer screening programs for more than 50 years, tests that detect infection with these hrHPV genotypes are now being used increasingly in cervical cancer screening programs. OBJECTIVE(More)
Abnormal vaginal bleeding is a common gynaecological symptom, and most causes are benign. International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics proposed a PALM-COEIN classification in 2011 to decrease heterogeneity in studies. The gynaecological malignancies that present with abnormal bleeding vary according to the age of the patient and the origin (upper(More)
The effects of aspirin on well-standardized commercially produced platelet adhesiveness devices and template bleeding times were simultaneously studied in 19 normal volunteers. As expected, there was significant prolongation of the bleeding time after aspirin, but there was no change in platelet adhesion. Reason for the different effects of aspirin on the(More)