Maternal Serum Screening for Down Syndrome

To assess the chances of Down syndrome in their unborn child, women can undergo a screening test during pregnancy. This helps assess the likelihood that their baby will be born with Down syndrome.

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What is chorionic villus sampling
Chorionic Villus Sampling

In a chorionic villus sampling procedure or a CVS test, placenta tissue is collected for testing certain conditions. Learn more about it, including the risks involved in chorionic villus sampling.

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Fetal blood sampling
Fetal Blood Sampling (FBS Procedure)

During the FBS procedure, blood is drawn from the umbilical cord of the foetus to test for possible health conditions and complications. Learn more here about fetal blood sampling risks.

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