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Posted by: me | 2005/06/03

amniocentesis

is there a particular period from wen the amniocentesis can be done or can it be done already shortly after conception?

thanks for all your help.

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FRrom 14-20 weeks usually.

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Posted by: Carine | 2005/06/03

Can only be done after the first trimester eg from 12-20 wks. Should there be a problem with the baby, you still have a chance to terminate, that's why they don't do it later on. Good Luck! Carine

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