What is amniocentesis?
By ThinkBaby on 23/03/2006 11:27:08
When is an amniocentesis offered, what is involved and what are the risks
of spontaneous miscarriage, somewhere between 0.5 and 1 per cent - the NHS gives the miscarriage risk as 1%. However, this risk is doubled for multiple pregnancies, such as twins. There is also the risk that the mother may develop an infection (also around 0.5