(also referred to as amniotic fluid
test or AFT), is a medical procedure used in prenatal diagnosis
of chromosomal abnormalities and fetal infections, in which a small amount of amniotic fluid, which contains fetal tissues, is extracted from the amnion or amniotic sac surrounding a developing fetus, and the fetal DNA is examined for genetic abnormalities.Amniocentesis is performed between the 15th-20th week of pregnancy; performing this test early can lead to injury to the baby's limbs. Most people do the test during the 18th week of pregnancy. Serious complications can result in miscarriage. Other possible complications include preterm labor
and delivery, respiratory distress
, postural deformities, fetal trauma. so consult your docter about all theses things. Its diagnostic test so you should undergo this for the diagnosis.