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Harmful effects of amniocentesis , paternity test on the baby - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   I'm getting amniocentisis for down syndrome on monday can i request a paternity test done at the same time and how much would it cost me?
Doctor :   Please restrict your queries to health related problems.\

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We are doctors here.
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You need to contact your hospital or the diagnostic centre to know the cost of the procedure.
User :   is it possible to have both those test done at the same time without causing harm to the baby i know that they have to take so much amniotic fluid for each would it harm the baby to do both test at the same time?
Doctor :  
May i know how many months pregnant are you?

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