Patient Comments: Trisomy 18 - Testing
Have you had an AFP or ultrasound that tested positive for trisomy 18? Please share your experience.
A Doctor's View on Trisomy 18 Testing
Read the Comment by Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD
Trisomy 18 screening involves blood tests like the quad screen or triple test. High-risk women may also undergo a level 2 ultrasound. If results of these tests are concerning, a pregnant woman may undergo definitive tests like amniocentesis with genetic analysis or chorionic villus sampling (CVS). Read the entire Doctor's View
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