A 45-year-old member asked:
if i don't intend to have abortion, why should i let them screen for down syndrome?
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Pediatrics 18 years experience
For knowledge: Down syndrome screening help parents prepare for the birth and future care of a Down syndrome baby. Most initial screening during pregnancy carries no risk to the infant. Many women choose to be screened even if they plan to continue the pregnancy regardless of the result.
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Last updated Oct 22, 2015
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