Antenatal diagnosis of thalassemia: a review.

  • Blanche P Alter
  • Published 1985 in Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences


The overall results of the WHO International Registry for the Prenatal Monitoring of Hereditary Anemias are summarized in Tables 11 and 12. Comparison of data regarding adequacy of samples, and freedom from errors and from fetal losses show that the chance of a couple obtaining a useful result is greater than 90%, whether fetal flood is sampled because the… (More)


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@article{Alter1985AntenatalDO, title={Antenatal diagnosis of thalassemia: a review.}, author={Blanche P Alter}, journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences}, year={1985}, volume={445}, pages={393-407} }