sir when my sister was pregnant her ultrasound tests showed some problems related to the child,doctors told us that the child was suffering from hydrops fetalis ,and water was filled in his lungs and lever size was gwtting bigger and bigger, moreover they told us that his body growth i.e arms and legs are not growing in accordence to the rest of the body. but after baby was born arms legs were perfect,lever was not swollen, though their was water inside his body. now doctors are saying something related to down syndrome. The baby has gone through many tests including heart and thyroid..but the reports are normal...i have seen the child and i didn t found any such thing. the baby is responding well i must say better than other babies 0f same age group. I don t think that the reports are right, it happened earlier also that doctors said different things about the baby, they even told us that its not worth giving a birth to this child due to many abnormalities as i mentioned earlier, it was our decision and above all my sisters decision to give birth to this child. even the doctor was shocked and surprised when he saw the baby. after that he wrote some tests for the baby and the reports came normal, after that they told us that they have sent blood sample to mumbai to check for the syndrome, to our surprise the reports came from mohali(chandigarh,punjab) not from mumbai. now with such circumstances and misleading activities i don t think i believe whats written in the report. do reply sir..i am all frustrated with whats going around..baby is healthy and responding well... tell me everything about it and the solution to my query .im waiting sir..
Hi there, I m Kat I had my nt and blood results for down syndrome which came back 1/290, my nt at 12 wks thickest part was at 2.0mm my hcg was 2.97 and my Papp was 1.46. In reading about downs it usually says hcg is high but Papp is low so why would I get positive results?
have a downsydrome man that is acting very aggressiveness.....he is on eplim and a number of other drugs...how can i help him.......is eplim a factor...he has never had a scan on his brain to determine weather he has eplispy.....but the physiology dept have decided he has???? am very confused declan in irelan
ive had 3 pregnancys 1st baby born perfect 2nd baby born with rare chromosone defect m1p36 she died at 17 months 3rd pregnancy had down syndrome and i felt i would be unable to cope again so i terminated the pregnancy now im 7 weeks pregnant and feel exhausted is this a good sign all babys with same father we have both had cicogentic testing and our chromosones normal what are the chances of something bad happening this time??? i am 33 years
hi Dr Samuel thanks for yr answer about down syndrome now i need information about my research for a topic about children s disabilities : vision : what are the key characteristics, sign and symptoms and cause or known risk factors thanks for your support
Worried abt results of blood.. Risk of Down Syndrome - 1 in 370 (at term) (Risk due to maternal age alone is 1 in 570).. Risk of T13 - 1 in 100000 (at term) (Risk due to maternal age alone is 1 in 15000).. Risk of T18 - 1 in 100000 (at term) (Risk due to maternal age alone is 1 in 5200) The beta-HCG is significantly elevated and may indicate potential problems with the pregnancy. we have had the us scan done and the amnio done.. Q.What are the chances of the baby turning out to hve downs.. also how freq shud we visit docs to check the baby doing well. thanks Sam
I was told that one of the symptoms of down syndrome is severe hair lost? I have a sister that has down sydrome and she is losing her hair, I suggest that she see a dermatologist, but I was told that it wouldn t be necessary because it s a trait of down syndrome. I never heard that. Please help.
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