Amniocentesis

What is Amniocentesis?

Amniocentesis (also referred to as amniotic fluid test or AFT) is a medical procedure used in prenatal diagnosis of chromosomal abnormalities and fetal infections,and also used for sex determination.

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My sister is 42 years old. Done a triple test and trisomy 21 risk is found .Please give an expert...

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Amniocentesis should be done

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My sister is 42 years old. Done a triple test and trisomy 21 risk is found .Please give an expert...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Amniocentesis should be done

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I have gone through your question and understand your concerns.
If the risk of...

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My wife 13 week pregnant had undergone Genetic testing (blood test) during here first trimester. I am attaching the results of it. I am very...

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Increased risk of Down syndrome, requires amniocentesis

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