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    Default Help to not stress re: downs

    [QUOTE=Leeshy78;8133015]hi everyone. First post. Had a harmony blood test yesterday & to say I'm anxious for results is an understatement. Risk from NT came back 1:224. The only measurement I know is the nuchal fold is 1.93mm. This is my second child and I'm 37. I'm already 13 + 4 so the thought of something being wrong with bub is terrifying me as I don't know how we'd proceed. Too much reading on the net about outcomes is doing my head in! Guess I'm just venting! But do u all think it's gonna be ok? I know bub needs me not to worry

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    I think under 2.5mm is ok. Its a risk assessment also based on maternal age. I think it'll be ok :-)

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    From memory, a measurement less than 3.5 is within normal. Was a nasal bone present? I think you will be fine.

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    Thanks guys

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    99.5% of a healthy baby seems pretty good odds, good luck!

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    All good on the test results got a letter of all things in the post yesterday. 0.01% chance that bubs has downs. Relieved doesn't even cover it ❤️

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