Perinatal Testing- Screening for Congenital Disorders and Disease – Section 3 of “New Beginnings: Perinatal Laboratory Testing, 2nd Edition”
Self-Study 198 – Basic to Intermediate Level
Contact Hours (Points): 4
Written by Darlynn J. Lafler MT(ASCP), CLS
Published 2005. Revised 2008. Updated 2014.
Online – 198: Course Taken Online: $48.00 BUY NOW
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
SECTION V: SCREENING FOR CONGENITAL DISEASES USING MATERNAL SERUM MARKERS
Natural Tube Defects; Maternal serum Alpha-fetoprotein Screening; Triple Marker Screen Test; Unconjugated Estriol (uE3); Beta- Human Chorionic Gonadotropin; Quad Screen and Inhibin-A
SECTION VI: PERINATAL GENETIC SCREENING AND CHROMOSOME ANALYSIS
Genetic Inheritance; Cytogenetic Testing; FISH; Chromosomal Disorders; Down syndrome; Single Gene Disorders; Tay Sachs Disease; Cystic Fibrosis; Thalassemias; Sickle cell anemia