You will have a formal consultation with a healthcare professional.
During this time you will be able to explain your medical history, symptoms and raise any concerns that you might have.
All pregnant women are offered an ultrasound scan at around 8-14 weeks of pregnancy. It's used to see how far along in your pregnancy you are and check your baby's development.
Your midwife or doctor will book you a dating scan appointment.
Screening for Down's syndrome will happen at the dating scan if: The screening test for Down's syndrome used at this stage of pregnancy is called the combined test.
The combined test involves a blood test and measuring the fluid at the back of the baby's neck (nuchal translucency) with an ultrasound scan.
Any additional costs will be discussed before further tests are carried out.be aware that you don't normallt get a clear heart beat until 6-7 weeks x Hope it all goes well!Hiya I am just waiting for my early scan date from the hospital.Hi, Got a BFP last Monday and am currently 5 weeks now.I worry about absolutely everything so am looking into booking a private early reassurance scan for 7 5 and was wondering if anyone else had had one before or whether anyone else was looking into one?