Detecting Down Syndrome before Birth: By a Fetal Care Expert

detecting down syndrome before birth

Typically humans have 46 chromosomes in each cell. Instead, if there are 47 chromosomes (due to an extra full or partial copy of chromosome 21), Down syndrome occurs. These children may have a variable degree of intellectual disability, heart and gastrointestinal problems, and other abnormalities.  Can you detect down syndrome before birth? Fetal chromosome analysis […]