fFN & Cervical Length as Preterm Birth Predictors

“Prediction of spontaneous preterm birth in asymptomatic twin pregnancies with the use of combined fetal fibronectin and cervical length.” Summary: In asymptomatic twin pregnancies, fFN and CL testing between 22 and 32 weeks gestation can identify pregnancies that are at significantly increased risk for preterm birth, including deliveries at less than 28 weeks gestation.

Presented orally at the 29th Annual Meeting of the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine, San Diego, CA Jan. 26-31, 2009. Published in the September 2009 issue of American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.