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Fetal blood sampling is a procedure used to diagnose, treat or monitor various fetal problems. Using a very small needle, specialists in Maternal Fetal Medicine are able to remove a tiny amount of blood from the fetus during pregnancy.
This procedure is performed to:
How is this procedure performed?
Will I need to have a full bladder?
Sometimes but usually not.
When will I get the results?
Your physician can advise you regarding when to expect the results, as result times do vary depending on the kind of test.