Information for pregnant women

Pregnant Women, you're probably was bombarded by information about all the precautions to be and analysis to do during your pregnancy. And most likely you will have considered the possibility 'of doing prenatal analysis.
As claimed by the 'American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), all women should be offered the opportunity' to perform a prenatal test for the evaluation of anomalies cromosomiche.1
Antenatal examinations have now become routine in the majority of pregnancies. Your gynecologist you will have 'definitely gave information about the test to detect fetal trisomies, including why' are performed, such tests are available to those who have dedicated themselves, what are the right time to carry them out and what kind of information you provide.
The choice, however, 'is to the couple. Why try to have more 'information as possible about executable tests and, if you have any questions, approfnditamente discuss it with your doctor.

  1. ACOG Practice Bulletin No. 77. Screening for fetal chromosomal abnormalities. Obstet Gynecol. 2007;109:217-227.