Prevalence of serum antibodies to TORCH among women before pregnancy or in the early period of pregnancy in Beijing.

@article{Li2009PrevalenceOS,
  title={Prevalence of serum antibodies to TORCH among women before pregnancy or in the early period of pregnancy in Beijing.},
  author={ZhiYan Li and Cuiling Yan and Ping Liu and Rong Yan and Zhenru Feng},
  journal={Clinica chimica acta; international journal of clinical chemistry},
  year={2009},
  volume={403 1-2},
  pages={212-5}
}
BACKGROUND The primary infection of Toxoplasma gondii (TOX), rubella virus (RV), cytomegalovirus (CMV), or herpes simplex virus (HSV), abbreviated as TORCH, remains a major problem in the pregnant women in China today. METHODS We analyzed the performance of a novel chemiluminesent immunoassay (CLIA) for anti-TORCH IgM and IgG detection then analyzed the prevalence of TORCH infection among 4692 women at childbearing age in Beijing, China. RESULTS The functional sensitivity of detecting anti… CONTINUE READING
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