Published in Cardiovascular Week, April 25th, 2005
According to investigators in England, "One hundred and twenty-five fetuses were identified as having an AVSD with normal venous connections, normal arterial connections and normal cardiac situs on fetal echocardiography. Fetal karyotype was known in 111 of these cases."
K. Langford and colleagues of Guy's Hospitals in London reported, "The relative risk of fetal trisomy 21 at mid-trimester was 107 (95% CI 87-127) times the expected number of cases compared with risk from maternal age alone, and...
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