No 1T b/w screening results!

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Registered: 03-02-2007
No 1T b/w screening results!
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Fri, 09-16-2011 - 1:21pm

Well, turns out that all I will be having in the 1T is the NT scan - no first trimester bloodwork for me!

My doctor called

Kelly, mom to 4 year old Lexi, wife to Rob TTC Number 2 since April 2010, with a loss in June 2010 at 4.5 weeks, and a loss in April 2011 at 8 weeks (possibly ectopic). Saw the RE in May 2011, we were moving forward with testing and an IUI when we

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Registered: 03-02-2007
Sun, 09-18-2011 - 2:36pm

Yeah, all of this multiple screening tests is new to me anyway - my DD turns 4 tomorrow, so when I was PG with her, what was offered was one blood test (I think at 12 or 13 weeks, can't remember) and if your numbers came up indicating a high likelihood of down's or some other problem, they sent you for an amnio.

Kelly, mom to 4 year old Lexi, wife to Rob TTC Number 2 since April 2010, with a loss in June 2010 at 4.5 weeks, and a loss in April 2011 at 8 weeks (possibly ectopic). Saw the RE in May 2011, we were moving forward with testing and an IUI when we
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Registered: 05-11-2010
Tue, 09-20-2011 - 8:29am

Wow, I had no idea that the NT scan & screening tests are so new.

I guess that as far as accuracy goes . . . better to get a false positive than a false negative.

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