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Question: What is NT scan and double marker test and when i have to go for it..???
Answer: NT scan is Nuchal thickness test that is done between 11-13.6 weeks..you might have crossed it as you seems to be 14 weeks now..not sure though..and double marker is a blood test to reconfirm the abnormal result if you get in NT scan..it determines the chance of having chromosomal abnormalities in baby...I skipped it as my doctor didnot recommend it.
Question: I have NT scan and double marker test on tomorrow what is that?
It is a non invasive screening test done to ensure baby is free from any birth defects and chromosomal abnormalities like downs syndrome,spina bifidia etc double marker is a simple blood test to check two hormones in the blood to help asses any anomalies where as NT scan is like a regular simple ultra sound test.
Question: Is it necessary to have triple marker test even after having double marker test? My NT scan and double marker test is totally normal . Should I have to go again for triple marker ?
Answer: My Dr suggested that they read NT scan and double marker combine, and if there is any no issue with the report then they do not go for triple marker test