Procedure-Related Complications of Amniocentesis and Chorionic Villous Sampling: A Systematic Review

  title={Procedure-Related Complications of Amniocentesis and Chorionic Villous Sampling: A Systematic Review},
  author={F. Mujezinovi{\'c} and Ž. Alfirevi{\'c}},
  journal={Obstetrics & Gynecology},
  • F. Mujezinović, Ž. Alfirević
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • OBJECTIVE: To compile a systematic review of complications related to genetic amniocentesis and chorionic villus sampling (CVS) to provide benchmark data for counseling and performance assessment of individual operators. DATA SOURCES: We searched the MEDLINE database for articles published after January 1, 1995, that reported data for at least 100 women with singleton pregnancies with genetic amniocentesis after 14 weeks of pregnancy and reports of CVS carried out transabdominally between 10… CONTINUE READING
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