oa South African Medical Journal - Elevated alpha-fetoprotein levels in the 45,X (Turner syndrome) fetus with cystic hygroma - case reports
|Article Title||Elevated alpha-fetoprotein levels in the 45,X (Turner syndrome) fetus with cystic hygroma - case reports|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 *Department of Human Genetics, School of Pathology, South African Institute for Medical Research and University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg|
|Publication Date||Oct 1982|
|Pages||621 - 624|
|Keyword(s)||45,X, Cystic hygroma, Elevated alpha-fetoprotein, Genetics, Histology, Pathology and Turner syndrome|
A 45,X fetus with cystic hygroma, associated with an elevated amniotic a-fetoprotein (AFP) level (> 80 ug/ml), is descriptionbed, as are macroscopic and microscopic characteristics of this fetus and two other female fetuses with cystic hygroma.
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