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Has anyone had the new NIPT/SAFE test on the NHS?

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cnforthis1 Fri 18-Dec-15 15:54:54

Just wondering if anyone has had the new NIPT/SAFE test (similar to Harmony) on the NHS?

St George's in London said they were rolling it out but the new lab only opened this month
I have had my nuchal scan date through but it doesn't mention NIPT anywhere

Chattycat78 Fri 18-Dec-15 17:29:27

I don't think you can get it yet on the nhs. You can get it privately though.

HTKB Fri 18-Dec-15 18:54:03

We've been doing it since May (NHS hospital). Currently we NIPT all samples where the combined screening risk comes back at higher than 1:800. Women can pay if they want NIPT for risks lower than this.

cnforthis1 Sat 02-Jan-16 18:40:06

Thanks

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