Paper $37.50 ISBN: 9780226534091 Will Publish April 2018
Cloth $112.50 ISBN: 9780226534121 Will Publish April 2018
An e-book edition will be published.

Tangled Diagnoses

Prenatal Testing, Women, and Risk

Ilana Löwy

Tangled Diagnoses

Ilana Löwy

352 pages | 16 halftones | 6 x 9 | © 2018
Paper $37.50 ISBN: 9780226534091 Will Publish April 2018
Cloth $112.50 ISBN: 9780226534121 Will Publish April 2018
E-book $37.50 ISBN: 9780226534268 Will Publish April 2018
Contents
Introduction / “To See What Is about to Be Born”
One / The Liminal Fetus
Two / Genetics, Morphology, and Difficult Diagnoses
Three / Diagnostic Puzzles: Fetopathology in France
Four / Visible Disasters: Fetopathology in Brazil
Five / Balancing Risks: PND and the “Prevention of Disability”
Six / PND, Reproductive Choices, and Care
Conclusion / A Nonscrutinized Diagnosis
Coda / Minerva’s Owl and Apollo’s Lyre
 
Acknowledgments
Notes
Bibliography
Index
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