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DNA ??

I've heared of DNA testing while still pregnant does anyone know how this test is preformed?.
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This is performed with an amneocentsis, where they place a needle into you stomach and withdraw some amniotic fluid, it carries some risks of miscarriage
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It does? Omg well am 30 weeks is it still a worry for miscarige.
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Yes you cant wait another 10 weeks? And do it then?
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at 30 wks it could cause premature labour, the membranes can rupture, there is always  a risk with invasive testing, it also depends on how skilled the doctor is performing the amnio as well, if it did happen your baby would still have a pretty good chance of being ok, but is it necessary to do one, or can you wait until after bub is born
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