NEET Zoology Reproductive Health Questions Solved

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What is amniocentesis? How is it misused?                                                              2mark

Amniocentesis is a foetal sex determination test in which amniotic fluid surrounding the developing embryo is taken out, cells are then cultured and analysed.

It is used to determine sex of the foetus and in finding chromosomal abnormalities. This practice increase female foeticide.                                                                                  2mark

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