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5 APR 2010 PGD for translocation: First Pregnancy in India
Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) by fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) for a Robertsonian translocation was carried out in a young couple with 2 missed abortions. The wife had a karyotype of 45,XX,rob(13;14)(q10;q10). One normal embryo was obtained in the first cycle and transferred at hte blastocyst stage, resulting in a successful pregnancy.

This is the first reported case of PGD for a translocation from India, resulting in an ongoing pregnancy.

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http://www.jpdt.org (free access to PDF)