chorionic villus sampling definition

  • noun:
    • A prenatal test to identify beginning problems this is certainly carried out at an earlier stage of being pregnant and involves retrieval and study of muscle from chorionic villi. Also known as chorionic villus biopsy.
    • an application or prenatal analysis in which part of the placental structure is tested for genetic abnormalities
    • a prenatal test to detect delivery problems at an early on phase of pregnancy; structure from the chorionic villi is assayed
    • A prenatal test to identify birth problems which carried out at an earlier stage of being pregnant and involves retrieval and study of muscle from the chorionic villi. Also known as chorionic villus biopsy.
    • a questionnaire or prenatal diagnosis which part of the placental tissue is tested for hereditary abnormalities
    • a prenatal test to detect delivery defects at an early on phase of pregnancy; muscle from chorionic villi is assayed
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