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Is it safe to get tests and screenings while pregnant?

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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Yes

Blood tests and ultrasounds are the standard screening tests in pregnancy.
There are no risks to the mother or baby from either of these types of tests.

In brief: Yes

Blood tests and ultrasounds are the standard screening tests in pregnancy.
There are no risks to the mother or baby from either of these types of tests.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics

In brief: Depends on situation

Some tests using radioactive material or dyes or x-rays are avoided in pregnancy.
Some tests are simple and not any risk to baby. It all depends on the type of test.

In brief: Depends on situation

Some tests using radioactive material or dyes or x-rays are avoided in pregnancy.
Some tests are simple and not any risk to baby. It all depends on the type of test.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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