The South African currency was for a long time based to a large extent on the value of this internationally sought precious metal.
As this case demonstrates, simultaneous with that growth, the industry left in its trail tens of thousands, if not hundreds of thousands, of current and former underground mineworkers who suffered from debilitating and incurable silicosis and pulmonary tuberculosis (TB). From as early as 1902 several Commissions of Enquiry (“Commissions”) were appointed by the government to investigate the causes and prevalence of silicosis.
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Pregnant women who elect to have NIPT can have a blood test from 10 weeks gestation.
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These Commissions found the inhalation of excessive silica dust to be the sole cause of silicosis.
The Commissions recommended that dust control and dust elimination measures be introduced.
This test has been validated in a high-risk population in more than 10 clinical trials, showing an accuracy of detection for Down syndrome (trisomy 21) of 99.5% (false positive rate 0.2%), Edward syndrome (trisomy 18) of 99% and Patau syndrome (trisomy 13) of 79–92%.