Amniocentisis

What is Amniocentisis?

it is a process in which amniotic fluid is sampled using a hollow needle inserted into the uterus, to screen for abnormalities in the developing fetus.

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I had a small amount of spotting (about a XXXXXXX size) 7 days after amniocentisis. Is this cause for...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
No

Detailed Answer:
Hi

I read your query and I understand your concerns.

1. Small spotting is generally not a cause to worry.

2. I...

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Can a fast test of Amniocentisis be wrong? I did test 4 days ago and results came back positive

doctor1 MD

Hello
Welcome to health care magic forum
possibility wrong report is quite low of even after fast test of Amniocentesis
Wish you good health...

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