Genetic Testing and Pregnancy
April 26, 2017
Greater Peace of Mind during your Pregnancy
Each year in the US, about 6,000 babies are affected by Down Syndrome- which is about 1 in every 700 babies born. Thanks to advanced breakthroughs with a non-invasive screening option called NIPT, prenatal testing is about to make being pregnant a whole lot less stressful. The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and International Society of Prenatal Diagnosis (ISPD), along with other professional societies, have stated that NIPT is an available screening option for all pregnant women.1,2
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