The loss rates for invasive prenatal testing in a specialised obstetric ultrasound practice.

@article{Scott2002TheLR,
  title={The loss rates for invasive prenatal testing in a specialised obstetric ultrasound practice.},
  author={Fergus Scott and Helen V Peters and Tom Boogert and Robert Robertson and John D Anderson and Andrew McLennan and Greg Kesby and David Edelman},
  journal={The Australian & New Zealand journal of obstetrics & gynaecology},
  year={2002},
  volume={42 1},
  pages={
          55-8
        }
}
OBJECTIVES To establish the spontaneous miscarriage rate and compare it with the procedure related miscarriage rate for amniocentesis and chorionic villus sampling (CVS) by experienced operators. DESIGN Retrospective audit over a two-year period of all patients having a consultation for prenatal diagnosis before 12 weeks gestation. SETTING A specialised obstetric and gynaecological ultrasound practice. POPULATION A total of 2366 patients, mostly over 35 years of age. METHODS Between 1… CONTINUE READING

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