[Preimplantation versus prenatal diagnosis--a comparison from the human genetics point of view].

  • Karl Sperling
  • Published 2002 in
    Zeitschrift fur arztliche Fortbildung und…

Abstract

This articles compares the most common techniques for prenatal diagnosis, amniocentesis and chorionic-villus sampling, with pre-implantation genetic diagnostics (PGD) with respect to the underlying indications, methodological aspects and safety. A major new indication for PGD in assisted reproduction is aneuploidy testing, which aims at transferring euploid… (More)

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@article{Sperling2002PreimplantationVP, title={[Preimplantation versus prenatal diagnosis--a comparison from the human genetics point of view].}, author={Karl Sperling}, journal={Zeitschrift fur arztliche Fortbildung und Qualitatssicherung}, year={2002}, volume={96 6-7}, pages={404-9} }