Doctors for Genetic Disorders During Pregnancy in Edathala, Kochi
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GENETIC DISORDERS DURING PREGNANCY
Genetic disorders during pregnancy includes chromosome abnormalities, Down’s Syndrome, molar pregnancy etc. Most of the causes are genetic passing through generations, and common causes found are smoking, drinking, exposure to toxins, viruses etc are responsible for birth defects in newborns.
HOW IS GENETIC DISORDERS DURING PREGNANCY DIAGNOSED?
High risk pregnant women are advised by their gynaecologist to undergo amniocentesis or chorionic villus sampling for genetic testing of their fetus. Chorionic villus sampling is done between 10th and 12th week of pregnancy while amniocentesis is done between 15th and 20th week of pregnancy.
HOW IS GENETIC DISORDERS DURING PREGNANCY TREATED?
Treatment differs from case to case and the kind of illness that the newborn baby is born with.
DID YOU KNOW?
The risk of having genetic disorders during pregnancy can be 1 in 1500 when a woman is in her 20’s, 1 in 50 when she is over 35 and 1 in 50 at her mid-forties.