Department of Reproductive Medicine

Angela L. Scioscia

Angela L. Scioscia

Clinical Professor of Reproductive Medicine
Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Clinical Professor of Medicine Division of Medical Genetics
Director, Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment Center, University of California, San Diego

Work Address:
University of California School of Medicine
Department of Reproductive Medicine
200 West Arbor Street
San Diego, California 92103-8433
Telephone: (619) 534-2384
Fax: (619) 534-3676
Email: ascioscia@ucsd.edu


Formal Education

Academic Appointments

Honors and Awards

Licensure/Certification

Memberships

University Service

Contracts and Grants

Publications

Peer Review:

  1. Scioscia AL, Copel JA, Hobbins JC, Hess O. A system of ultrasound telemetry for ambulatory pregnant patients. Presented to the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation; May, 1985.
  2. Kohorn EI, Scioscia AL, Hobbins JC, Jeanty P. Ultrasound cystourethrography as an alternative to radiology in the assessment of female stress urinary incontinence. Presented to the Society of Pelvic Surgeons, November, 1985.
  3. Scioscia AL, Grannum PA, Isaacs A, Mahoney MJ, Hobbins JC. The use of percutancous blood sampling in second trimester prenatal diagnosis. Presented to the Society of Perinatal Obstetricians, January 30-February 1, 1986.
  4. Grannum PA, Copel JA, Scioscia AL, Plaxe S, Hobbins JC. Intravascular intrauterine exchange transfusion. Presented to the Society of Perinatal Obstetricians, January 30-February 1, 1986.
  5. Moya FR, Grannum PA, Widness J, Cleman G, Copel JA, Scioscia AL. Fetal serum erythropoletin (Ep) before birth in normal fetuses and those with Rh hemolytic disease. Presented to the Society for Pediatric Research, June 1, 1987.
  6. Scioscia AL, Green J, Robinson K, Blakemore K, Mahoney MJ, Baumgarten A. Maternal serum alpha-fetoprotein in normal first trimester pregnancies and pregnancies with fetal anomalies. Presented to the American Society of Human Genetics, October 7-10, 1987.
  7. Blakemore K, Scioscia AL, Grannum PA, Podell D, Hobbins JC, Mahoney MJ. The value of fetal blood sampling in the prenatal diagnosis of several immunodeficiency syndrome. Presented to the American Society of Human Genetics, October 7-10, 1987.
  8. Scioscia AL, Nickless N, Hodgson P, Belanger K., Hobbins JC. A randomized clinical trial of outpatient monitoring of uterine contractions in women at risk for preterm delivery. Presented to the Society of Perinatal Obstetricians, February 3-6, 1988. (1 page)
  9. Scioscia AL, Scharoun M, Belanger K. A randomized trial of spontaneous versus manual removal of the placenta at time of cesarean section. Presented to the Society of Perinatal Obstetricians, February 3-6, 1988. (1 page)
  10. Scioscia AL, DiMaio M, Copel JA, Green J, Yang-Feng TL, Mahoney MJ, Hobbins JC. Transabdominal chorionic villus sampling for first trimester prenatal diagnosis. Presented to the Society of Perinatal Obstetricians, February 3-6, 1988. (1 page)
  11. Scioscia A, Blakemore K, Inati M, Robinson J, Grannum P, Hobbins J, Mahoney M, Baumgarten A. Midtrimester fetal serum AFP levels in normal and Down syndrome fetuses. Presented to the American Society of Human Genetics, October 12-15, 1988. American Journal of Human Genetics; 43:A250, 1988. (1 page)
  12. Cullen MT, Green J, Scioscia AL, Mahoney MJ, Hobbins, JC. Ultrasound in the diagnosis of aneuploidy during the first trimester. Presented to the American Society of Human Genetics, October 12-15, 1988. American Journal of Human Genetics; 43:A230, 1988. (1 page)
  13. Schneider K, Scioscia AL, DiMaio M, Baumgarten A, Mahoney MJ. Should ultrasound redating be employed in low MSAFP assessment? Presented to the American Society of Human Genetics, October 12-15, 1988. American Journal of Human Genetics; 43:A249, 1988. (1 page)
  14. Cullen MT, Gabrielli S, Green JJ, Scioscia AL, Rizzo N, Bovicelli L, Hobbins JC. Cystichygroma diagnosed in the first trimester: the varied morphologic appearance and association of aneuploidy. Presented to the Society of Perinatal Obstetricians, February 1-4, 1989.
  15. Larson J, Pretorius DH, Budorick N, Scioscia AL. Value of highly elevated matemal serum alpha fetoprotein and prenatal ultrasound in predicting pregnancy outcome. Presented to American Institute for Ultrasound in Medicine, February, 1991.16.
  16. Budorick N, Pretorius DH, Arellano M, Scioscia AL. Re-evaluation of fetal pyelectasis. Presented to Radiological Society of North America, December 1-6, 1991.
  17. Scioscia AL, Pretorius D, Budorick N, Cahill T, Axelrod F, Leopold G. Mid-trimester echogenic bowel and chromosomal abnormalities. Presented to Society of Perinatal Obstetricians, February, 1992. Amer J Obstet Gynecol; 66:283, 1992.
  18. Weyerts LK, Jones MC, Grafe M, Benirschke K, Scioscia AL, Children's Hospital of San Diego and University of California, San Diego. Umbilical cord hemangioma associated with an eruptive cutaneous hemangioma in a female infant. Presented to Western Society of Pediatric Research, 1992. Prenat Diagn. 1993:13:61-64.
  19. Ulreich S, Scioscia A, Grafe M, Budorick N, Stoffel S, Pretorius D. The impact of the method of second trimester termination upon genetic counseling. Presented to Society of Perinatal Obstetricians, January 1994. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynocology 1994;170:356.
  20. Pollard AM, Scioscia AL, Pretorius DH. Ultrasound (US) findings in fetuses with Down Syndrome (DS). American Journal of Human Genetics, 1994:55:3.
  21. Scioscia A, Budorick N, Reisner L, Roberts A, Mattrey R, Baergen R, Plaxe S. Multidisciplinary protocol for management of patients with prenatal diagnosis of placenta percreta. Society of Perinatal Obstetricians. Am J Obstet Gynecol; 176:S143, 1997.
  22. Vibhakar N, Budorick NE, Scioscia A, Mullens ML, Harby LD. Incidence of aneuploidy with an intraventricular echogenic focus in an at-risk patient population. American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine Proceedings. J Ultrasound Med 1998,17:S 102.
  23. Buerchner CA, Hull AD, Scioscia AL. Prenatal diagnosis of abnormal placental invasion is not foolproof. Presented to Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine, January 1999. Am J Obstet Gynecol 1999;180:548.
  24. Sohl B, Scioscia A, Moore T. Utility of minor ultrasound findings in detecting aneuploidy in a prenatal diagnostic center. Society of Perinatal Obstetricians. Am J Obstet Gynecol; 180:S32, 1999.

Chapters:

  1. Scioscia AL, Hobbins JC: New Techniques in Perinatal Medicine. In: Contemporary Issues in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Kase NG, Berkowitz RL (eds). Churchill-Livingstone, 1988 (14 pages).
  2. Scioscia AL: Reproductive Genetics. In Gynecology and Obstetrics: A Longitudinal Approach, Moore, TR (ed). Churchill-Livingstone, 1993.
  3. Scioscia AL: Prenatal Diagnosis. In Maternal-Fetal Medicine: Principles and Practice, 4th Edition. Creasy, R and Resnik, R (eds). W.B. Saunders, 1998.

Monographs

  1. Scioscia AL, Resnik R: Preconception Counseling. Current Problems in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Fertility. Barbieri RL, (ed). No. 2, Vol. 14, St. Louis, Mosby Yearbook, 1991 (66 pages).

Non-Peer Review

  1. Scioscia AL, Hobbins, JC: A patient with placenta previa. Contemp OB/GYN 27:41, 1986.
  2. Scioscia AL. Matemal-fetal medicine: editorial comment. Current Opinion in OB/GYN, Vol 7, 83, 1995.
  3. Stein MT, Scioscia AL, Jones KL, Cohen WI, Glass CK, Glass RF. Challenging Case: Responding to parental concerns after a prenatal diagnosis of trisomy 2 1. JDBP Vol 18, No. 1, Pg: 42-46. February 1997.

Faculty


Current Fellows in Maternal-Fetal Medicine:

  • Charlotte Conturie
  • Victoria Fratto
  • Tiffany Herrero
  • Jill McCaulley