The non-invasive prenatal test (NIPT) is a very accurate screening test. Screening tests are used to see if your baby has a high chance of a genetic health condition. These conditions include Down syndrome and other chromosomal differences. The NIPT involves a simple blood test that is done in your first trimester of pregnancy.
10 mL Whole blood in a special tube available from TrueMedix. Ship refrigerated. DO NOT FREEZE. Valid between 10-24 weeks of gestation. Duly filled Form G AND MBFD/NIPT consent form (Form 21) is mandatory. Samples shall be accepted only from registered genetics clinics under PCPNDT Act.
8 to 10 Days
This is a non-invasive assay used for the detection of Fetal trisomies like Down syndrome (Trisomy 21), Edwards syndrome (Trisomy 18) and Patau’s syndrome (Trisomy 13) using Maternal peripheral blood. The specificity of the test is >99% with a false positive rate of <0.05%.
*Trisomy detection for 13, 18 & 21 Chromosomes
Test is valid between 10-24 weeks of gestation. Duly filled MBFD/NIPT consent form (Form 21) is mandatory.