Tag: prenatal testing

1. Fewer women were referred for genetic counseling and diagnostic testing after the introduction of non-invasive prenatal testing. 2. A third of abnormalities detected by chorionic villus sampling would not have been detected by non-invasive prenatal testing. Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good)            Study Rundown: During pregnancy, women are offered genetic screening tests...
1. Women receiving progesterone therapy in the first trimester were more likely to have fetuses with increased nuchal translucency at 11-14 weeks gestation. 2. Formulation, dosage and route of administration of progesterone were not associated with significant differences in NT. Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good)   Study Rundown: Nuchal translucency (NT) is...