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Are there tests or procedures I should have during the 4th month of pregnancy?

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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Depends

The fourth month, or 16 weeks, is usually a time when genetic testing for down's syndrome is performed.
Not all patients want this testing. It is an individual decision.

In brief: Depends

The fourth month, or 16 weeks, is usually a time when genetic testing for down's syndrome is performed.
Not all patients want this testing. It is an individual decision.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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Dr. Steven Weissberg
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Yes

AFP screen for neural tube defects, amniocentesis for your age, ultrasounds.

In brief: Yes

AFP screen for neural tube defects, amniocentesis for your age, ultrasounds.
Dr. Steven Weissberg
Dr. Steven Weissberg
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