noninvasive prenatal diagnosis


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noninvasive prenatal diagnosis

Abbreviation: NIPD
Any test used to identify birth defects that relies on the analysis of blood or easily obtained body fluids.
See also: diagnosis
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Noninvasive prenatal diagnosis in a fetus at risk for methylmalonic acidemia.
In sum, noninvasive prenatal diagnosis for DS can be a boon to women's autonomy, allowing them to think clearly about motherhood and disability without the distractions of an invasive and minimally risky test.
Noninvasive prenatal diagnosis of Duchenne muscular dystrophy: comprehensive genetic diagnosis in carrier, proband, and fetus.
In the present study, we attempted to demonstrate the feasibility of using the targeted massively parallel sequencing platform for carrier detection and noninvasive prenatal diagnosis of DMD.
As mentioned above, the use of fetal cells in maternal blood for noninvasive prenatal diagnosis is complicated by the persistence of certain fetal cell populations from one pregnancy to the next (13).
Maternal Plasma DNA Analysis with Massively Parallel Sequencing by Ligation for Noninvasive Prenatal Diagnosis of Trisomy 21
Have different NGS platforms been evaluated for the purpose of noninvasive prenatal diagnosis? Are there notable differences?
His contributions have facilitated the development of new approaches for noninvasive prenatal diagnosis and fostered the use of circulating DNA in the diagnosis of cancer.