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Advanced aneuploidy screening with cell-free DNA: A guide to prenatal testing   Japanese
Abstract:  This handout gives information to help expectant parents decide if they want to have an advanced aneuploidy screening test. This test tells if the fetus has extra copies or missing copies of certain chromosomes, which can cause Down syndrome, Edward syndrome, Patau syndrom, or Turner syndrome. This handout explains the test and its limitations, and defines some medical terms.
Author: Prenatal Diagnosis Clinic
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2012, September 1, 2012
UWMC Availability:  Maternal and Infant Care Clinic (MICC); Prenatal Diagnosis Clinic
General Topics:  Pregnancy, Childbirth, & Infant Care; Diagnostic Tests
Specific Subject(s):  Pregnancy; Genetics and Birth Defects; Genetic Screening
Language(s):  Chinese; English; Korean; Russian; Spanish; Vietnamese; Japanese
Audience:  Men; Women; Parent
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
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