by Petunia (60 Posts), Thu May 31, 2012 10:38 am
by angieb (1194 Posts), Thu May 31, 2012 11:55 am
by Petunia (60 Posts), Thu May 31, 2012 02:20 pm
by joker (1212 Posts), Thu May 31, 2012 04:17 pm
angieb wrote:I think you may be talking about a "doppler study", or uterine artery bloodflow study. They will watch the bloodflow for "notching" or resistance, if you have some, they seem to think that puts you at higher risk for getting pree or growth restriction, etc.
That said, I had notching with DS, and know some others here did as well, and it turned out to be much ado about nothing. It stressed me out. So, I am not too optimistic in the reliability of this test for predicting problems.
by angieb (1194 Posts), Thu May 31, 2012 10:38 pm
Petunia wrote:I'm so glad I asked! I know I would have totally flipped if I hadn't read this and I got the "notching" in my test. Thank you!
by kbielec (254 Posts), Fri Jun 01, 2012 09:57 am
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