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Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal
Year: 2005  |  Volume: 11  |  Issue: 4  |  Page No.: 824 - 827

Maternal serum screening of Palestinian women in the West Bank

Husseini A. and Akkawi M.    

Abstract: An audit was made of laboratory records of triple test results from 943 Palestinian women residing in the West Bank from 2000-03. The mean expected age at delivery of the subjects was 25.5 years; 12% were 35 years old or above. Age was the main factor associated with an abnormal calculated risk score. The frequency of elevated serum alpha-fetoprotein was 1.3%, abnormal human choriogonic gonadotropin [elevated or reduced] was 1.9% and reduced unconjugated estriol was 0.3%.

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