Short communication: trophoblast proliferation is increased in chorionic villi from pregnancies with fetal trisomy 18.


Pregnancies with fetal trisomy 18 suffer from severe intrauterine growth restriction from the first trimester. This cross-sectional study of chorionic villi obtained from ongoing singleton pregnancies at 10-14 weeks of gestation, semiquantitatively examines chorionic villus stromal and trophoblastic cell proliferation rates in ongoing chromosomally normal… (More)


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