Chapter 6 - health education before and during pregnancy

  1. Choose the correct answer.
    Folic acid:




    A.
  2. Choose the correct answer.
    Smoking:




    C.
  3. Choose the correct answer.
    Nuchal translucency US:
    a. is a diagnostic test
    b. is more accurate than amniocentesis
    c. carries a risk of miscarriage
    d. is more accurate if combined w a blood test
    e. detects thalassaemia
    • d - performed w biochemical screening of maternal serum for Down syndrome.
    • Thalassaemia is diagnosed by mean corpuscular haemoglobin C and Hgb electrophoresis. - DNA analysis of fetal cells from 1st tri CVS or 2nd tri amniocentesis
  4. Choose the correct answer.
    Cystic fibrosis:
    a. is more common in ppl of mediterranean descent
    b. is more common in ppl from Nthn Europe
    c. occurs as a result of extra chromosomes
    d. creates neuro abNities
    e. is usually diagnosed in the fetus by a blood test
    • - most common in ppl of (Nthn) European descent
    • - deletion of chromosomes
    • - usually diagnosed in newborn
  5. Choose the correct answer.
    Individuals w thalassaemia minor:




    A.
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Chapter 6 - health education before and during pregnancy
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Women's health
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