Answer: Hi dear,
It is nothing but down syndrome.Down syndrome is a genetic disorder,where there is a problem in third copy of chromosome 21.this happens when the chromosome 21 in egg or sperm fail to separate during conception.the child with down syndrome would have slow growth mental and physical,and also have typical facial features.so the NT scan at 11-13 weeks can detect if the baby has high risk of down syndrome by measuring the thickness of nuchal fluid at the back of its neck.as the thickness increases,the risk also increases.unfortunately there is no cure to this,it's just that parents get to know about it at the early stage.further screening is required if there is a risk of down syndrome is observed in NT scan.
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