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Old 01-20-2011, 01:41 PM   #1
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Testing on a fetus

Can one find out if a fetus has this disorder before birth??

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Old 01-22-2011, 07:40 AM   #2
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Re: Testing on a fetus

I do think there is a test that can tell. It just can't tell you how bad the Nf could be. I am 44 years old and thankfully have a mild case. Just have the birthmarks and raised nodules on my stomach.

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Old 04-23-2012, 09:02 PM   #3
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Re: Testing on a fetus

Yes cvs test or a more accurate one at about 5 months is an amino. More precise but more risky. You can do invitro with pregenetic testing to make sure they don't have nf if that's what you are goin for.

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