What is a NIPT test? Why should I opt for this?
A Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT) generally involves taking the blood of the mother to look for foetal cells to look at the genes/chromosomes of the baby. It is a chromosome assessment screening test, looking out for chromosomal problems, specifically chromosome number 21 (down syndrome), 18 (Edward syndrome) and 13 (Patau syndrome). Different companies offer different brands of NIPT tests.Read more