The Annual Report on Prenatal Diagnostic Testing in Victoria, 2019
This annual report from the Victorian Prenatal Diagnosis Database (VPDD) summarises the results of fetal chromosome testing in Victoria during 2019. Victoria has approximately 76,111 confinements annually, and a median maternal age of 32 years (Australian Bureau of Statistics; https://www.abs.gov.au/).
The VPDD has been collecting state-wide data on prenatal diagnostic procedures since 1976. We acknowledge our long-standing collaborators - the Victorian Clinical Genetics Service (VCGS) and Monash Medical Centre (current contributors), Melbourne Pathology and Australian Clinical Labs (former contributors).