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Prenatal diagnosis of inv(X)(q12q28) in a male fetus.
  1. R L Neu,
  2. H S Brar,
  3. B J Koos
  1. Pediatric Laboratories, University of South Florida, Tampa 33612-4799.


    Amniocentesis and prenatal chromosome analysis were performed for advanced maternal age. The fetus was male with a paracentric inversion in the long arm of the X chromosome. The mother and a brother also carried the inversion. The pregnancy continued to term and the infant is developing normally at one year of age.

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