Answer: Hello, double marker test is test that is carried out during pregnancy. Double marker test helps to detect the abnormalities in the unborn child. In fact it is detection of pre-birth conditions of the fetus and is usually done after 8 weeks of pregnancy up to 14 weeks. This test detects any kind of chromosomal abnormalities that might occur after the conception occurs. You can contact your gynaecologist to know if it can be done now or you can you can get triple marker test done which usually done between 15 to 20weeks of pregnancy which detects genetic disorders in baby . Please ask gynaecologist for further tests . Hope it helps . All the best.
Answer: Yes dear,
Now a days this test is really necessary for everyone during pregnancy to check any down syndrome in foetus.
Double marker test is a simple blood test done between 11th and 13th week of pregnancy.
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Question: I have got NT and NB scan done, is it necessary to get double marker test done as well?
Answer: It's good to get it done if doctor has advised you.
Double marker test is screening blood test in pregnancy. ... So after an NTscan, after which you measure the amount of fluid at the back of the neck of the fetus and with the results, thisdouble marker blood test is done and both the combined, and given a combined result as screen positive or negative
Question: I m 13 week pregnant. Is double marker test compulsory?
Answer: Hii dear. Yes it is compulsory to take double marker test. Hope it's helpful
Question: I am 7 weeks pregnant and m asked to take NT scan and double marker test in 13 th week...Are these tests compulsory??
Answer: It is for ypur good as they tell you about the normal development of your babies.
Many a times doctors pick up problems in these tests and you are really saved from having a congenitally malformed baby.
Question: Is double marker test is compulsory after NT scan
Answer: Hi dear, its compulsory.