Screening for TORCH infections in pregnant women: a report from Delhi.

@article{Kaur1999ScreeningFT,
  title={Screening for TORCH infections in pregnant women: a report from Delhi.},
  author={Ravinder Kaur and Neera Gupta and Deepthi Nair and Manish Kakkar and M. D. Sunjay Mathur},
  journal={The Southeast Asian journal of tropical medicine and public health},
  year={1999},
  volume={30 2},
  pages={284-6}
}
Primary TORCH infections (toxoplasmosis, rubella, cytomegalovirus and herpes simplex virus type 1 and 2) in the mother can lead to severe fetal anomalies or even fetal loss. A prospective study was designed to detect the seroprevalence of IgM antibodies to Toxoplasma gondii, rubella virus and cytomegalovirus and IgG antibodies to herpes simplex virus type 1 and 2. One hundred and twenty pregnant women presenting to the antenatal clinic of a tertiary health center were included in this study… CONTINUE READING
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