Similar Questions with Answers
Question: Why do doctor suggest for Fetal Doppler Scanning during pregnancy??
Answer: Now a days its advised by all the doctors and it's good to get it done. Doppler scan checks that enough blood is reaching the placenta.
Question: What is color doppler sonography n is it compulsory?
Answer: Doppler test is usually done to assess the blood flow to the fetus to ensure baby is getting sufficient amount of oxygen and nutrients. It is done in a similar way as a regular ultrasound just that it uses sound waves to detect the blood flow pattern. It is usually done in high risk pregnancies of if the doctor is concerned about the fetal growth. It can also be done in case of multiple pregnancies, placental problems etc
Question: what is Nipt test and color doppler test all about
Answer: NIPT is a DNA test on maternal blood to screen pregnancies for the most common fetal chromosome abnormalities. Colour doppler may check blood flow in the umbilical cord, through the placenta, or in the heart and brain of the fetus. This test can show if the fetus is getting enough oxygen and nutrients. Take care