Screening for aneuploidy in twins and higher-order multiples: Is first-trimester nuchal translucency the solution?

Anthony O. Odibo, Kirsten Lawrence-Cleary, George A. Macones

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Abstract

Screening for aneuploidy in twins and higher-order multiples present complex practical and ethical issues that limit its provision to women. We review the currently available screening options and compare the merits and disadvantages of each method. The available diagnostic tests and therapeutic interventions for screen positive cases are also reviewed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)609-614
Number of pages6
JournalObstetrical and Gynecological Survey
Volume58
Issue number9
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 1 2003

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