Prenatal diagnosis

What is Prenatal diagnosis?

Prenatal diagnosis is the process of ruling in or out fetal anomalies or genetic disorders to provide expecting parents with information and the opportunity to modify pregnancy management and/or postnatal care.

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Amniocentesis or prenatal test in Mumbai suburbs.Can someone give me any reference where it can be done and what are the charges for it?. kindly...

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Hello,

Thanks for posting your query.

Amniocentesis will be done in any good obstetric set ups.

The charges would vary with the type of hospital....

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yes, thank you.
My quad test just came back as follows
Papp-A .97 fetal heart rate at 12 weeks was 172
AFP .95
HCG 2.2
uE3 .69
Inhibin A 1.25
my NT...

doctor1 MD

Hello,

Thanks for posting your query.

The quad test report is interpreted according to the reference values for the pregnancy at that particular...

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I had a missed abortion in 2007. Everything was normal and I had gone for a routine check up to the doctor when I was expected to have completed 11...

doctor1 MD

Hello Veenu,

Thanks for posting your query. I am sorry to hear of the repeat pregnancy loss but it is not completely due to male fetus or the fetus...

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