Biochemical Markers and 2 and 3D Ultrasound to ID Maternal & Fetal Complications
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01404221
(No safety issues. Need to rewrite protocol)
: July 27, 2011
Last Update Posted
: April 14, 2015
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Burt Rochelson, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System
Can a combination of prenatal screening blood tests, early ultrasound, and a 3D ultrasound of the fetal face at approximately 20 weeks gestation identify fetuses with congenital anomalies and predict maternal and fetal complications?
Condition or disease
Pts will be consented upon presenting to the department for a comprehensive ultrasound.The 3D picture is the only part of the study that is not part of standard obstetrical care.
Correlation of geometric morphometric analysis of fetal brow to 10 soft markers [ Time Frame: completion of pregnancy ]
In patients who have undergone step-wise sequential screening, how often will the evaluation of 10 midtrimester sonographic soft markers of aneuploidy such that the recommendation regarding invasive diagnostic testing be changed?
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 50 Years (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Pregnant women presenting for a comprehensive ultrasound at approximately 20 weeks
Pregnant women at approximately 20 weeks
plans to deliver at North Shore University Hosp
completed step-wise sequential screening
patients who have undergone diagnostic genetic testing
intention to deliver at a hospital other than North Shore University hosp