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Table 2 The association of first-trimester MS-AFP with adverse pregnancy outcomes

From: First-trimester maternal serum alpha-fetoprotein is not a good predictor for adverse pregnancy outcomes: a retrospective study of 3325 cases

  MS-AFP ≥ 2.5 MoM (n, %) MS-AFP < 2.5 MoM (n, %) OR 95% CI P value
Preterm birth 28 (11.67) 153 (4.96) 2.53 1.65 ~  3.88 0.000
Stillbirth 3 (1.25) 29 (0.94) 1.33 0.40 ~  4.41 0.500
Preeclampsia 15 (6.25) 66 (2.14) 3.05 1.71 ~  5.43 0.001
SGA 43 (17.92) 319 (10.34) 1.90 1.34 ~  2.69 0.001
Overall APOs 71 (29.58) 523 (16.95) 2.06 1.54 ~  2.76 0.000
  1. OR Odds ratio, CI Confidence interval, SGA Small for gestational age, APOs Adverse pregnancy outcomes