As part of your prenatal care, your doctor or midwife will suggest several different tests. These tests give information on how you and your growing baby are doing and can help you prepare for a healthy future.
Routine tests are those that happen during your regular prenatal checkups to help your doctor or midwife know how you and your growing baby are doing. Routine tests include:
Early in your pregnancy, your doctor or midwife will discuss prenatal tests that aim to detect the risk or presence of a birth defect or serious disease in your developing baby. These testing options are summarized below.
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