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Old 01-02-2012, 02:05 AM   #5
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It is the nuchal translucency scan - it's part of the "first trimester screening" for down syndrome and trisomy 18.

The whole test involves a bit of family history, ultrasound, bloodwork and math. They calculate your risk based on the results of the three pieces of info combined.
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