I’m not sure where you are located but I’m in Australia and we can terminate up to the very last stages of pregnancy if the baby is diagnosed with DS and alike conditions. Which makes me think they just gave you a blanket generic number based on your age. It is very possible to get a false positive on the NIPT. My patients come to me, typically, after having spent 45 minutes with a genetic counselor and I find that many (if not most) are still confused about these tests. Don’t let anyone sway your decision and do what is right for you and your family. X. Patients often see this as a "yes" or "no" result, but it isn't. What about you're baby,what does it feel like & when did you start?Nx. DD2 was 1:170 and I didn't need any further testing and she is fine :) Also having a low risk in one pregnancy doesn't affect another pregnancy. Amazon and the Amazon logo are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Seriously it feels like a hamster in my pocket! A risk is the chance of an event occurring. 1 in 100,000 is definitely the best I've seen! Sending positive vibes your way, hope it’s just a false high risk result. What do they test that’s different between the blood works and the NIPT? Thank you for this. please contact a genetic counselor to discuss. My doctor doesn't give a crap about that number because I had a low risk NIPT. Contributors control their own work and posted freely to our site. I was unfortunate enough to be that 1 person in 770 first time around but most people go on to have healthy pregnancies. Please whitelist our site to get all the best deals and offers from our partners. The "sequential" test combines tests done in the first and second trimester. We were worried too and were offered amniocentesis or CVS, but instead paid privately for a NIPT which is a non-invasive blood test. Get expert guidance from the world's #1 pregnancy and parenting resource, delivered via email, our apps, and website. For the fastest help on, More posts in "December 2012 Birth Club" group, Create a post in "December 2012 Birth Club" group, Breastfeeding: the trick to a comfy latch. We opted for the NIPT blood test (we had to pay £300 for this non invasive option) and received the results today after 5 working days. The blood test used in Down's syndrome screening is also sometimes called serum screening. If you need to flag this entry as abusive, Raise the kind of person you'd like to know. Worried sick of hurting my baby though doing this. It is 6:16 am my time, and I have an apt at 9:00 for my blood draw for the NIPT. I am just trying to justify the cost of a harmony test, at £400 to just confirm T18 and T13 which are lower base risk anyway, seem a bit much. I was offered an amnio but couldn’t bear the thought of waiting until 16 weeks for the testing. Good luck to you Mama! I woke up so many times. Mine was 1 in 80,000 this time and last time it was 89,000. Your results are very good X, I was 1  in 756 at 41 .. neither have downs, Wow those are very low! I am 26 and mine come out at 1 to 20000 so its very low. 2, Part 10: A “serious concern” about cell free DNA screening, Not exactly a great scientific achievement: prenatal screening for Down syndrome in young mothers — Down Syndrome Prenatal Testing, Down syndrome prenatal testing report where almost every single sentence is wrong — Down Syndrome Prenatal Testing, What's wrong with the Yahoo! To be fair, very often the test reports a "screen negative" result with a 1 to 10,000 risk of Down syndrome, which is to say that the chance that the patient carries a Down syndrome-affected fetus is vanishingly small, and I say "extremely unlikely," and patients are often reassured. So We knew the risk was higher. The author did a lot of research in screening vs diagnostics and even she was on the fence about whether she should have gone straight to the diagnostic test, but ultimately said that if she were to do it again she would’ve went with the diagnostic for peace of mind and because nowadays they’re quite safe. I can't tell you the number of times women who have asked if their child will have Down syndrome after I'm done with the ultrasound, but as a stand-alone test, the ultrasound usually tells very little. Are you sure you want to delete your discussion? Now Jane goes for an ultrasound exam to measure the "nuchal translucency," a space at the back of the fetus' neck. It is definitely something you and your husband would need to consider. Wishing you all the luck in the world xx, thank you for the love and support. I just did my NIPT test (13 weeks pregnant with twins). FISH results usually take two days. Most doctors don't even do the old school method anymore, it's just not reliable. If you got a negative NIPT, that would really not be an "inconsistent" result as someone above said. To be fair, very often the test reports a "screen negative" result with a 1 to 10,000 risk of Down syndrome, which is to say that the chance that the patient carries a Down syndrome-affected fetus is vanishingly small, and I say "extremely unlikely," and patients are often reassured. One high risk and one low risk doesn’t mean negative it just means you have conflicting results. At 12 weeks we had NT and had results of 1:6 for Down Syndrome and 1:18 for Edwards and Patau. Just wondering if anyone at my age had such a low risk, or is there some sort of mistake? Use of this site is subject to our terms of use and privacy policy. It’ll tell you how high your chances are of having a baby with one of those conditions (NHS Choices, 2018a). Find their really clear answers to common questions here. Hi, I am new to this forum, I am 36, just had 12 weeks scan and NT as well as blood work, combined result come back 1 in 100,000 for downs. For example some areas only look at bloods, age and nf where others also take into account Nasal bone and Flow of blood through the heart. I dreamed about my baby all night. I'm now 34 I was 33 when my screening tests were done but I came back in the lowest risk group for all of the tests. This is our second child in 2 years and I’m 40. This seems to be a long time of worries. But I think I'm more like 5 weeks. I wouldn’t be worried about doing the amnio it’s a very safe painless procedure and is the only test that will give you peace of mind. Then I say, "Another way to think about it is that your chance of having a baby affected with Down syndrome is about one-half of one percent" (the blank stare returns). I think of that baby every day but I have never regretted my decision. It's not perfect, but it's pretty darn close -- much closer than any other non-invasive test (if the company currently offering the test is to be believed). Also you have a scan at 20w which will be much more detailed, they may be able to tell from that scan is baby is pos for DS. I didn’t sleep well. Just my two cents. The first test went on the market last month with reasonably good predictive statistics: 99 percent accurate. Amazon and the Amazon logo are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Hi im also 36 and my results were 1in 5263, Thanks for the quick replies. A few days later, the first results came to Jane's doctor. The procedure itself took 3 mins and I've had ZERO side effects. This is very true [emoji4] my result wasn't as good as the others on here (1 in 165) but I will love me daughter either way xx, Wondering if you're experiencing early signs of pregnancy?

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