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Non-Invasive Prenatal Screening (NIPT)
NIPT has evolved to be the most powerful prenatal screening test as it bears the potential to identify if the unborn child/fetus is at risk for a number of genetic disorders like Down syndrome, Edwards syndrome, Patau syndrome, etc.
Antenatal screening involves a series of serum-based tests recommended for pregnant women in the first and second trimester to assess for and predict risk of chromosomal disorders in the unborn child.
TORCH 8 and 10 are infection screening panel of tests and the acronym stands for the infections tested. This antibody-titre test is recommended for pregnant women to detect infections that may be passed to the unborn child.
Chromosome testing is one of the several tools used by medical practitioners to diagnose genetic conditions. Having a diagnosis, effectively drives treatment and management choices and in case of pregnancy, assessing risk of chromosomal disorders in the unborn child is crucial.
FISH or Fluorescent in-situ Hybridization is a molecular technique involving use of fluorescent labeled probes to detect chromosomal disorders. This technique is gifted with positive attributes like quick results, high precision and accuracy resulting in better patient care.
Pregnancy demands care to ensure well-being of a family and the involved two lives. A pregnant mother’s overall health will impact the growth and development of the baby for the entire 9 months and even beyond. Tackle nutritional deficiencies, risk of silent infections and probability of neural tube defects in the unborn child with a comprehensive Pregnancy Profile.
Post pregnancy care extends to the mother as well as the new born. Even before the infant is discharged from the medical center; a Newborn Screening (NBS) is recommended in many developed countries of the world to check for special nutritional, dietary and hormonal needs of the child.