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Pregnant. What is prinatology test?

Goodmorning Doctor I have to ask you about my wife. She is five months pregnent. I had a second opinion form a doctor from Ernakulam. She is 36yrs. After scanning i was told everything is fine. They have requested to do a prinatology test. what is it, if I do that test will thee be any side effect for the child or the mother. Please do send me a reply. Pradeep
Asked On : Wed, 16 May 2012
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Hi, Pudukudi,
Thanks for query.
This test is advised for high risk pregnancy.
It has got few side effects like,
excessive bleeding,miscarriage,infection,rupture of membrane.
So before going for this test discuss with your Obst.
Ok and bye.
Answered: Thu, 26 Jul 2012
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