I am pregnant at 40 with baby #two, I had my first baby (healthy boy) at 37--we skipped all genetic testing, amnio, etc, during my first pregnancy. My dr. did insist I have the level II ultrasound--which turned out fine. I cannot remember what the radiologist at the time told me re: percentage of still having a baby with some sort of genetic defect--I think he told me I still had either a 13% or 30% chance. I didn't try to get him to clarify b/c I was just trying to get out of there b/c the dr. started going off on how c-sections were unsafe and did I know what happened to caesar's mom (she died). Does anyone know what the percentage of still having a genetic defect is if a level II ultrasound has no negative indications? ThanksView Thread
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