|AFP & Triple Screen Testing|
Find out how an ultrasound is done, what it can tell you about your baby and when you should have it done.
|CDC: Prenatal Discussion of HIV Testing|
Testing for the HIV virus during pregnancy.
Offers information about premature labor and using the fetal fibronection test to assess the risk of premature delivery.
Overview of Chorionic Villi Sampling. Includes preparation, risks and affects.
|How Stuff Works|
Illustrated narrative describing an assortment of testing decisions.
|Mother and Child|
Discusses purpose and procedure of chorionic villus sampling. Includes list of advantages and disadvantages compared to amniocentesis.
Offers information on a variety of prenatal tests, including amniocentisis, and the ultra-screen.
Reference for the clinical geneticist.
|Picture Perfect: The Politics of Prenatal Testing|
Article by Elizabeth Kristol, addressing the safety and necessity of screening.