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December 20th, 2012, 12:40 PM
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Originally Posted by MerinSun View Post
Thank you! Yes, Matrni21 is the blood test they want to do. There is no risk to me or the baby with it. As I said, I refuse to the amnicentesis because I won't risk the survival of a potentially viable baby. Down's is a very serious thing but many people with Down's are able to live full and happy lives.
I opted for Matrni21 over the quad screen and am waiting on the results now. It is a simple blood draw. A couple of vials and you are done. I agree with you on the risks of the amnio.
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