Insulin-like growth factor binding protein-1 (Actim PROM test) for detection of premature rupture of fetal membranes.

@article{Abdelazim2014InsulinlikeGF,
  title={Insulin-like growth factor binding protein-1 (Actim PROM test) for detection of premature rupture of fetal membranes.},
  author={Ibrahim Abdelazim},
  journal={The journal of obstetrics and gynaecology research},
  year={2014},
  volume={40 4},
  pages={961-7}
}
AIM This study was designed to detect the accuracy of the insulin-like growth factor binding protein-1 (IGFBP-1) in diagnosing premature rupture of fetal membranes. MATERIALS AND METHODS A total of 150 pregnant women after 37 weeks' gestation were included in this study and divided into two groups according to presence or absence of premature rupture of the membranes (PROM); 75 patients with PROM were included in group I and 75 patients without PROM were included in group II as controls. The… CONTINUE READING