- confirms pregnancy
- cheks heartbeat
- unbilical cord
- posiyion of Placenta
Screening Tests- Check for abnormalities do not Diagnose.
- Nuchal fold Test- ultrasound looks at the amount of fluid at the fold of skin behind babys neck. Excess fluid could indicate down syndrome.
- Triple/Quadrouple Test- Blood test measures hormones, along with mothers age to estiamte the possibility of genetic conditions, e.g Downs Syndrome.
Diagnostic Tests-Confirm findings.
- Amniocentesis-Amniotic fluid removed using ahollow needle iin uterus and ultrasound to detects- Spian Biffida or gentic conditions such as Downs Syndrome.
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