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... my quad screen test came back high risk for down syndrome. we went for genetic counseling and they told us our risk was 1 in 85. ... (2 replies)
Triple screen
Apr 12, 2006
... They offer it to everyone. Actually, some doctors are quite pushy about it, but they will give you accurate information about the test. I dont know what the standard is, but I didnt take mine until 17 weeks or so. It was my 3rd appointment. And i think they dont do the amnio first because its intrusive and more painful. Plus they have to do the us to figure out where... (28 replies)
Triple screen
Apr 10, 2006
... that baby is chromosomally normal. These tests have a very high false positive rate and there is no sense worrying until you have the Level 2 Ultrasound and it shows that there is cause for concern. Good luck. ... (28 replies)

... When pregnant with my first child, the ultrasound showed 2 choroid plexus cysts, too much amniotic fluid, a 2 vessel (should be 3) vessel umbilical cord, and that the baby had cleft lip/palate. They said they believed the baby had Downs or a different worse choromosomal problem (can't remember name now). I had the amnio, and was so sure the results were going to be positive.... (2 replies)
... Please let me know the results of your amnio. I can completely empathize as I, too, had a positive triple screen (1/241 v. 1/300) plus a CPC found by the perinatologist during the ultrasound (no other indicators). I have not opted for the amnio yet, but am considering it (currently at 20 weeks). Either indicator on its own would not concern me; but with the two combined, I am... (2 replies)
... last April. Laureen had a quad screen at 16 weeks, and it indicated that there was a possibility that our son had down syndrom. ... (6 replies)
Triple screen
Apr 12, 2006
... gestational age and twins. I'm absolutely positive of when I conceived. ... (28 replies)




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