NT test

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NT test

What is this? Is it the same as the IPS (Integrated Prenatal Screening) test that is done for down syndrome?

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Its an ultrasound to look for markers for such things as Down's Syndrome. Here's some more info!
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nuchal_scan
My OB didnt bring it up either pregnancy!

Joined: 07/04/11
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Thanks. Looks similar to the IPS test they do in Ontario

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Joined: 08/05/07
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I'll be having mine done Wednesday Smile here's to a happy healthy baby