Diagnostic Services

university of utah health’s maternal-fetal medicine diagnostic center provides complete prenatal diagnostic services. this includes the following:

  • 2D and 3D/4D ultrasound imaging
  • Fetal MRI and invasive testing by amniocentesis
  • Chorionic villus sampling

必发彩票快三计划软件手机版you should expect to have several ultrasounds throughout your pregnancy to track the growth and health of your baby. your health care provider will advise you on which tests you'll need.

 

Genetic Counseling

In addition to diagnostic services, the center offers complete genetic counseling services 必发彩票快三计划软件手机版to educate patients and their families about their prenatal testing options. This may include the risk of having a child with a birth defect or genetic disease.

Why You May Need Genetic Counseling

your provider may refer you to a genetic counselor for one of the following reasons:

  • Abnormal maternal serum screening
  • Advanced maternal age
  • Abnormal finding by ultrasound examination
  • Recurrent miscarriage
  • Family history of a birth defect or genetic disease

必发彩票快三计划软件手机版our genetic counselors are specialty-trained, licensed professionals who help determine what tests are appropriate for each family. when testing is complete, our counselors clearly explain the results and provide education and counseling if necessary.

必发彩票快三计划软件手机版we also offer counseling before conception.