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05 Sep 2007

Tests
Dear Doc, i 'm pregnant for 18weeks and every time I go to my Gynae he just do scans and nothing else. I kept on asking him as to when will he do some testtoseeif the baby is healty his respond was its too early.

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01 Jan 0001

If you mean tests for Down's syndrome, there is a special scan which has to be done before 14 weeks, or a blood test at 16 weeks. The scan to check that all the structures of the baby look normal is done at 22 weeks.

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