Am J Surg 2022 Jan 20;223(1):182-186. Epub 2021 Jul 20.
Center for Maternal-Fetal Precision Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA; Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA. Electronic address:
Background: To identify genes associated with congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) to help understand the etiology and inform prognosis.
Methods: We performed exome sequencing on fetuses with CDH and their parents to identify rare genetic variants likely to mediate risk. We reviewed prenatal characteristics and neonatal outcomes. Read More