Origin of amniotic fluid cells in mid-trimester pregnancies.


Amniotic fluid cells provide important information about the fetus. Studies of the surface ultrastructure of such cells identified four cell populations in mid-gestational fluids. A parallel study of tissue surfaces in contact with or communicating with the amniotic fluid showed that some tissues made no contribution to the cell populations, while others… (More)


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@article{Tydn1981OriginOA, title={Origin of amniotic fluid cells in mid-trimester pregnancies.}, author={Olof Tyd{\'e}n and Stefan Bergstr{\"o}m and Bj{\"o}rn Nilsson}, journal={British journal of obstetrics and gynaecology}, year={1981}, volume={88 3}, pages={278-86} }