Prenatal diagnosis of von Willebrand disease in a family.

Abstract

We report the successful prenatal diagnosis of von Willebrand disease (VWD) in a family with type 3 severe VWD by the indirect method of gene tracking using polymorphic markers of intron 40 of the von Willebrand factor (VWF) gene. The couple had a daughter diagnosed to have type 3 VWD. Chorionic villus sampling (CVS) was done in the eleventh week of… (More)

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@article{Trasi2005PrenatalDO, title={Prenatal diagnosis of von Willebrand disease in a family.}, author={Sucheta A. Trasi and Dipika Mohanty and S Shetty and Kanjaksha Ghosh}, journal={The National medical journal of India}, year={2005}, volume={18 4}, pages={187-8} }