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Question: Doctor gave me 2 test those are nt scan and double marker . I want to know what is nt scan and double marker test?? and why Doctor gave me this type of test??? please reply me
Answer: Hello dear congratulations for pregnancy. Both test are necessary for baby health. The NT scan measures the clear (translucent) space in the tissue at the back of your baby's neck. Babies with abnormalities tend to accumulate more fluid at the back of their neck during the first trimester, causing this clear space to be larger than average. The NT scan is not invasive. Double marker test is a blood test. If u do double marker test it's easy to know the chromosomal abnormalities. It is usually done between 9 to 13 week.
Question: Today doctor suggested me to do NT scan, double marker. Is this normal?
Answer: Yes it is absolutely normal it is advised to all pregnant women This is used to evaluate whether your baby has an increased chance of being affected with certain chromosomal conditions, such as Down syndrome or trisomy 21 or 18
Question: Hi.....I had my NT scan today and everything is perfectly normal and now doctor has asked me for double marker test which is also for down syndrome.... Then if my scan is normal than does anything will affect in double marker test? Can it be something different or everything will be fine
Answer: Double marker test will show the level of risk of down syndrome. It is usually done with NT scan. If doctor advised then you should go for it for safe side.