A 31-year-old female asked:
am 31yrs old, was 15wks when did my quad screening&it came back negative, saying its 1:131 for ds, 1:630 for maternal age.what does that mean?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Gynecology 35 years experience
Double check: Usually a quadruple screen is reported positive if the risk comes back higher than 1 in 250, which is the risk of down's syndrome for a pregnancy woman 35 years of age. For your age, the average risk of down's syndrome is being reported at 1 in 630.
Last updated Aug 18, 2013
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
$15 per month
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.