Timed 12-hour specimens in outpatient estriol monitoring

S. E. Davis, J. Hansen, A. S. Bhatnagar, D. L. Loriaux

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Abstract

Use of maternal urinary estriol excretion to monitor fetal status is often hampered by the difficulties of obtaining 24- hour specimens. Evidence is presented that timed, 12-hour overnight specimens may be substituted for the 24-hour specimens in certain patient groups. A simple nonrefrigerated transport system which facilitates outpatient estriol monitoring is also described.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)105-108
Number of pages4
JournalObstetrics and gynecology
Volume55
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1980

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Timed 12-hour specimens in outpatient estriol monitoring'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this

    Davis, S. E., Hansen, J., Bhatnagar, A. S., & Loriaux, D. L. (1980). Timed 12-hour specimens in outpatient estriol monitoring. Obstetrics and gynecology, 55(1), 105-108.