Every parent wishes their baby is given birth healthy , prenatal screening test  is applied to women at high risk such as pregnant over 35, family history of birth defects , work in harmful environments … antenatal screening test helps  avoid severe consequences due to birth defects. Prenatal screening tests are essential activities for pregnant women at high of birth defects.

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What is prenatal screening test?

Prenatal screening tests help assess the risk malformation of fetal, congenital problems such as Down syndrome, Edward syndrome or neural tube defects in 2nd trimester of pregnancy. Prenatal screening tests by measuring the amount AFpP, β-hCG, and estriol conjugate uE3 also calls estriol in the blood of pregnant women … then calculated with weight, height of pregnant and  the fetus.

Who need to seek prenatal screening tests?

  • Pregnancy over 35 will have high potential defect, so you should always go thorough examination
  • In families with a history of birth defects, including exterior.
  • Having babies with chromosomal disorders, Down syndrome or Edward’s syndrome.
  • There have been 3 times or more miscarriages.
  • Pregnantwoman suffer from diabetes and other chronic diseases such as hypertension, renal failure, heart failure …
  • Mother suffer from influenza virus infection, chicken pox, measles, rubella early in pregnancy.
  • Working in dangerous environment
  • Pregnant women who use antibiotics, the drug is not recommended for pregnant women …

What is beneficial of prenatal screening test

  • Helping pregnant women birth smooth healthy.
  • Having choice birth the child or not  when detecting fetal unfortunately birth defects.
  • Preparing better Plan for fetal malformation when pregnant mothers intend to become pregnant.
  • Less to worry about the problem of birth defect children

When is possible for prenatal screening?

Prenatal screening should be done early of 11 weeks 2 days to 22 weeks of age.

What is the method to prenatal screening?

  • Double test: This test is performed when the fetus 11 weeks 2 days-13 weeks 6 days, using nuchal translucency ultrasound to find the risk of Down syndrome, Edwards and birth defects in fetus from inside.
  • Triple test: Conducted when the fetus 14 weeks to 22 weeks, can detect early risk of neural tube defects in the fetus.

What is the method to prenatal screening?

  • Double test: This test is performed when the fetus 11 weeks 2 days-13 weeks 6 days, using nuchal translucency ultrasound to find the risk of Down syndrome, Edwards and birth defects in fetus from inside.
  • Triple test: Conducted when the fetus 14 weeks to 22 weeks, can detect early risk of neural tube defects in the fetus.

Where are you do Prenatal screening tests ?

Laboratorydepartment  -Lac  Viet Friendship Hospital with experts, experienced doctors along with modern equipment is imported  from Japan, United States, Switzerland, South Korea. Will ensure the rapid test is the most accurate

You contact phone number: 02113.656252 / 656 212, hotline: 0949232115 for more details