The diagnostic potential of fetal renal biopsy.


The feasibility of fetal renal biopsy has been investigated in order to assess the diagnostic value of the histological specimen. Two fetuses with a severe bilateral renal abnormality (multicystic dysplastic kidney, Meckel-Gruber syndrome with polycystic kidney) and one fetus with Down syndrome (no detectable structural anomaly) were sampled. Histological… (More)


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@article{Greco1993TheDP, title={The diagnostic potential of fetal renal biopsy.}, author={Pantaleo Greco and Giuseppe Loverro and Gilda Caruso and R. Clemente and Lara Selvaggi}, journal={Prenatal diagnosis}, year={1993}, volume={13 7}, pages={551-6} }