Tag Archives: First Trimester Screening

My Experience With CVS Chorionic Villus Sampling

As you read in my previous posts, my blood screening odds came out unfavorable in my “own” opinion as well as the doctors. They sent me to a genetic counselor. I felt awful being offered a “genetic counselor” actually. I … Continue reading

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Nuchal Translucency Screening – NT Scan for First Trimester Pregnancy Screening

Here’s the second part of doing the first trimester screening. You have to combine this scan with your blood result. We wrote about our blood result in a previous post for First Trimester Blood Screening. This is all to see … Continue reading

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Calculating Whether Your First Trimester Maternal Blood Screening Test Probability of Down Syndrome or Trisomy 21 / Trisomy 18

So you think your worries stop at getting pregnant? No way. The scary part comes after. Now that you have a precious little life in you,  you have to endure more tests. However, now you’re more connected with your body … Continue reading

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