NIPT is a screening test with a very high detection rate for Down syndrome (trisomy 21), it is also sometimes referred to as cell free fetal DNA testing. It will detect 99% of Trisomy 21 fetuses. The results would take 7-10days and there is a 2-4% change of an inconclusive […][...]Read More
We provide a dedicated and unique women’s imagery service. Our prenatal testing services include: Chorion villus sampling, Amniocentesis and Non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT).
Our centre have two senior clinicians who regularly performs invasive tests including amniocentesis and CVS(chorionic villus sampling). Please refer to information sheet on invasive testing for more information
Chorion villus sampling (CVS) is an invasive diagnostic procedure that involves the examination of the chorionic villi (placental tissue) to look at the chromosomes of the baby. Both the baby and placenta originate from the same cell and so the chromosomes present in the cells of the placenta are the same as those of the baby.[...]Read More