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Question: What is the Difference between double marker and triple marker test.. In which week of pregnancy they should be done?
Answer: Hi dear,Double marker test is screening blood test in pregnancy. ... So after an NT scan, after which you measure the amount of fluid at the back of the neck of the fetus and with the results, this double marker blood test is done and both the combined, and given a combined result as screen positive or negative. It is usually done after 8 weeks of pregnancy up to 14 weeks. N triple marker test analyzes how likely an unborn baby is to have certain genetic disorders. The exam measures the levels of three important substances in the placenta: alpha-fetoprotein (AFP),HCG and esterol in it.this is generally done in 15-20 weeks of pregnancy.
Question: In which week of pregnancy the Triple Marker test should be done?
Answer: Hii. The triple screen test is performed between the 15th and 20th week of pregnancy although results obtained in the 16th -18th week are said to be the most accurate. All pregnant women should be offered the triple screen, but it is recommended for women who: Have a family history of birth defects. Are 35 years or older.all the best
Question: In which week triple marker test should be done??? My nt scan had been done.....at 12 weeks
Answer: Hi dear, basically nt scan and triple marker test is done on the same day. Before 13 weeks +6 days it should be done.