The Prevalence of Live Birth Down Syndrome in the Region of Primorsko-goranska County in Croatia, 1996–2005: The Impact of Screening and Amniocentesis

Objectives To investigate the prevalence of live birth Down syndrome (DS) in the region of Primorsko-goranska County (PGC) in Croatia from 1996 to 2005 and to evaluate the impact of second-trimester maternal serum screening (MSS) and amniocentesis on live birth DS prevalence. Methods Study was based on databases from the Department of Gynecology and… CONTINUE READING