extracellular fetal DNA concentration

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extracellular fetal DNA concentration

Postby caryn » Sun Jul 06, 2008 05:12 am

1. Significant increase of fetal DNA concentration in preeclamptic women plasma is associated with severe course of preeclampsia and especially with fetal distress symptoms. 2. The evaluation of number of fetal DNA copies in pregnant women plasma is characterized by high sensitivity but low specificity...

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(In other words, we have a bunch of the baby's cells in our circulation, but the difference isn't really big enough to make for a good diagnostic test.)

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