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Common Screening Tests

11-14 weeks – First Trimester Screening Test: Evaluates your risk of having a baby with Down Syndrome. Cystic Fibrosis Test: To see if you carry the gene for Cystic Fibrosis.

15-20 weeks – AlphaFetoProtein: Evaluates your risk for having a baby with a neural tube defect such as spina bifida.

24-28 weeks – Glucola Test: Tests for diabetes during pregnancy (Gestational Diabetes)

36 weeks – Group B Strep: Tests for the bacteria group B streptococcus

 

AVIS CARR, MD
Lexington 859.967.5848
Nicholasville 859.244.1976

ELIZABETH ELKINSON, MD
Lexington 859.967.5848
Berea 859.985.8100

 

ANTHONY J. SMITH, MD
Lexington 859.967.5848
Richmond 859.623.7800