Maternal serum anti-Mullerian hormone level is not superior to chronological age in predicting Down syndrome pregnancies.

@article{Li2010MaternalSA,
  title={Maternal serum anti-Mullerian hormone level is not superior to chronological age in predicting Down syndrome pregnancies.},
  author={Hang Li and Pui Wah Hui and Mary Hoi Yin Tang and Elizabeth Tak Kwong Lau and William Shu Biu Yeung and Pak Chung Ho and Ernest Hung Yu Ng},
  journal={Prenatal diagnosis},
  year={2010},
  volume={30 4},
  pages={320-4}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare the difference in maternal serum anti-Mullerian hormone (AMH) level between Down syndrome pregnancies and unaffected pregnancies, and to evaluate its performance as a screening marker for Down syndrome pregnancy. METHOD A total of 145 pregnancies affected by foetal Down syndrome and 290 unaffected controls matched with maternal age and gestational age were selected, and their archived first or second trimester serum retrieved for AMH assay. RESULTS There was no… CONTINUE READING