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A 24-year-old female asked:

I am 24 yrs and 9 weeks pregnant. doctor said downsyndrome scan is upto us to do as i am young. please guide me if its good to get it done or can skip?

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Dr. Roger Coger
Specializes in Clinical Psychology
You need not worry: At your age and health, there is very little chance that your baby will have downs. You should talk to your obstetrician who will help you to relax and enjoy your pregnancy and the anticipation of having a lovely, healthy child.

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Last updated May 30, 2016

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