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down syndrome child laughing - such a cutie! Googled for my presentation on prenatal testing.

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from Mail Online

Doctor calls for mothers to 'opt in' to Down's Syndrome test

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Non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) is a new standard in prenatal care for women of all ages. With a simple blood draw from the mother’s arm, you can find out if your baby has an increased chance for specific chromosomal conditions like Down syndrome. Highly accurate, Panorama has the lowest false positive rate of any prenatal screening test for the commonly screened chromosomal abnormalities. http://hubs.ly/H04j1N60

from BBC News

Safer Down's test backed for NHS use

Pregnant women in the UK should soon get a safer and more accurate test for Down's syndrome, on the NHS, to reduce the risk of miscarriage.

from BBC News

Early Down's test 'more sensitive'

Scientists have discovered a new early Down's test which can detect Down's syndrome in the first trimester Original source: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=607586685929013=a.456449604376056.98921.367116489976035=1

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from BBC News

Blood test for Down's syndrome 'gives better results'

Blood test for Down's syndrome 'gives better results' - BBC News

This is Isa a beautiful nine year old with Down syndrome. Down syndrome has been…

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from BBC News

Down's blood test 'would cut risk of miscarriage'

A blood test for Down's syndrome can reduce the number of pregnant women needing risky tests, say UK doctors.

from the Guardian

I didn't get the prenatal tests for Down's syndrome. Here's why

1-year-old Grace with mother, Jane Aspey and father, Simon Street. and sister Ella.