At the entrance to Ward 78 there is a reception area where the receptionist will greet you and take you through to the clinic. Where the patient fails to arrive for two appointments they will be referred back to your care. The information from these 2 tests is combined to work out the risk how likely it is of the baby having Down's, Edwards' or Patau's syndrome. Trans-vaginal Scan Clinical Details: Information is available in the NHS "Screening tests for you and your baby" booklet which can be obtained from the midwives at your health centre. Screening in pregnancy Every pregnant woman in England should be offered screening in pregnancy, however to access these it is important to attend antenatal services early in pregnancy.
Screening in pregnancy
There is a limited service on Saturdays and Sundays for pre-booked follow-up appointments or emergency new referrals.
Day assessment unit Open Monday to Friday 9am - 6pm. Staffed by midwives who care for women requiring extra monitoring in their pregnancy. We request that where possible you bring a morning urine sample to your appointment. Share this link with a friend: