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Question: Hi.. am 13th week pregnant, doctor suggested me to do NT scan is it necessary?
Answer: hii dear congratulations for ur pregnancy .nt scan is taken place in 10 to 14 week of pregnancy as this is the time when base of the neck is still transparent and it is easy to check if baby have any problem of down syndrome or any other chromosomal or any other condition to baby.
Question: Hi mam,i am 12 week pregnent.Doctor told me to take NT scan it is necessary?
Answer: Hello... Yes, it is necessary, A nuchal scan or nuchal transculansy scan is a sonographic prenatal scan,which detect the cardiac abnormalities of fetus,though altered extracellular matric composition and limited lymphatic drainage also be detected,it can taken between 11to14 weeks,in which baby's neck is still transparent,it is usually combinedwith blood test ,in first trimester accompanied with screening option
Question: I am 10 wks pregnant, my doctor advised me to undergo NT SCAN, is it necessary ?
Answer: Yes this is important to test for down s syndrome please get it done.