Answer: hi dear!
dual marker and nt scan is done together and very important to do as they can let us know if the baby has any chances of developing an abnormality dear. so its very useful to do . as its one of the first scan to let us know if the baby has any abnormality. so definately do the test its necessary to do it.
take care dear.
Answer: Yeah it is a screening test to rule out down syndrome Edward syndrome and Patau syndrome.It is useful.
Answer: Yes this is very useful
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Question: I am 13 weeks pregnant doctor suggested me do scan NT scan and double marker scan its safe
Answer: hi dear !
yes dear double marker test check the beta hcg and PAPP-A (pregnancy associated plasma proteins) and also nt scan is a type of ultrasonography in which they check the transperancy behind the neck . normally if the nt scan is >3.5mm then there is a problem as they are indicative of chromosomal defect dear . so its better you do the tests as both the tests shows if there is any problem with the bbay dear!
take care dear !
i hope this information was helpful to you dear!
Question: I am 14 week pregnent .NT scan and double maker test is required.
FTS is First Time Screening or Nuchal Translucency test which is done between 11-13+/- 6 days of pregnancy, the test is a specialized ultrasound with your age to find out any down syndrome in the baby, it has been able to give 98% proper result of a baby with down syndrome or chromosomal abnormality. A false positive test is what you have in healthy pregnancies.
Please be positive and go for the test.
Wishing you the best.
Question: Double marker test and nt scan
Answer: A Double Marker Test is done with an ultra - sound test and is done with a blood sample. The Double Marker Testlooks for two markers namely Free Beta hCG (human chorionic gonadotrophin) and PAPP – A (Pregnancy associated plasma protein A). ... PAPP – A is a vital plasma protein.