How to conclude Down's syndrome other than ultrasound scan? - Answered in Fetal Medicine

I need an expert opinion regarding advanced tests of ultrasound or amniocentesis, karyotyping or any ultrasound scan to conclude markers of Down's syndrome (DS) … View thread »

Is it necessary to get Down's syndrome test done if there is no fetal movement? - Answered in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

I recently went to the hospital two weeks ago and did a blood test, they informed me that I needed a Down's syndrome test done and I have straight Medicaid and no one in my area covers straight Medicaid … View thread »

Is there any blood test to detect Down's syndrome in a fetus? - Answered in Infertility

Hello doctor, My wife is three months pregnant, so we went for a scan to check for Down's syndrome and the baby's brain growth ... Down's syndrome is diagnosed early from this scan … View thread »

Is nasal bone length an indicator of Down's syndrome? - Answered in Fetal Medicine

What are the chances of Down's syndrome ... Is there any other way to diagnose Down's syndromeView thread »

How can I find out the risk of Down's syndrome in my second baby? - Answered in General Practitioner

Hello doctor, My first baby is a Down's syndrome kid ... There is low risk of having this baby positive for Down'sView thread »

What is the risk of baby being born with Down's syndrome? - Answered in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

... is a risk of the baby being born with Down's syndrome. To confirm it, there is a test called chorionic villus sampling where the sample of the placenta is ... … View thread »

What diet should I follow during pregnancy to prevent Down's syndrome? - Answered in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Hi doctor, During my previous pregnancy last year, due to a Down syndrome issue, the baby's brain was not formed properly ... You having a history, of the brain of the baby not forming properly due to Down Syndrome in the last pregnancy, is not an indication for getting a TORCH (toxoplasmosis, rubella cytomegalovirus, herpes simplex and HIV) test done … View thread »

Can I terminate my pregnancy if result comes positive for Down's syndrome? - Answered in Internal Medicine

My questions are, what if we go for genetic amniocentesis and results were positive for Down's syndrome ... Even if Down's syndrome, people usually go for keeping the fetus alive and they go for completion of pregnancy to the full term … View thread »

In scan, my baby's nasal bone is hypoplastic. Am I at a risk of having Down's syndrome baby? - Answered in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

My baby is at risk of having Down's syndrome ... I have no family history or relatives with Down's syndromeView thread »

Do my wife's NT scan and double marker test results show a high risk for Down's syndrome? - Answered in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

... read your question and understand the concerns.The report is showing a high risk for trisomy 21 or Down's syndrome. This first-trimester screening is 95 % sensitive ... … View thread »

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