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    Default 9 week blood test

    I was due to have my 9 week blood test not the Saturday just gone but the one before that ( i am now 10 weeks 2 days...) i was on holidays and totally forgot..
    Can i still go get the blood test or is it to long past now ??

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    I've got absolutely no idea what the 9 week blood test is, sorry! What's it for?

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    If it's just an early blood test to check important vitamin levels, rubella immunity, STD's etc I would imagine you can get it done at anytime. This preg I got this done at about 6 weeks, last one I'm pretty sure I got it done at the same time as the 12 week NT bloods.

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    i "think" its for disabilities... they check the 9 week blood test with the 12 week scan ??? i could be wrong though...

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    pretty much what I was thinking. And if it's the NT bloods (but 9 week seems early), you can get those up until 13 weeks I think. I had mine taken at 12+1, just after my scan. Of course it meant that I had to wait longer for my results.

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    Perhaps ring the pathology place and tell them what is written on your referral and they will be able to tell you what it's for. I would think getting the bloods done for the NT scan at 9 weeks would be way too early. When I booked in for my NT scan the radiology place told me to get the bloods done at least 3 days prior to the scan, but no more than 5 days.

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    Thanks so much ill give them a call

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    You should still be fine to have it. My ob said NT at 12w and to have the blood test one week before.


 

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