As an expectant mother you can now be sure that your baby is safe in the womb through simple Prenatal Screening Tests.
Prenatal Screening can check whether your baby is at a risk of any genetic disorders, thereby enabling you to make the right decision.
Take the first step to check your baby’s health in the womb by booking BabyShield’s comprehensive Prenatal screening.
Every year between 23,000 and 29,000 children are born in India with Down Syndrome, which is the highest in the world.
The survival rate of children born with congenital heart disease (CHD) in India is 44%. Studies show CHD in every 3.9 births per 1000 births in India
Each year 3- 4 lakh infants worldwide are born with spina bifida. The prevalence being 1-5 per 1000 live births and the risk of recurrence is 2-3%
In India genetic disorders account to 30-40% of mental and social handicaps. With Down syndrome occurring six times more than the average of total births in U.S
Prenatal diagnostic test such as QF-PCR which gives out 99.9% accurate and rapid results employ Chorionic villus sampling( CVS) in which a sample of chorionic villi is removed...
In Eastern and Southern regions of Saudi Arabia the prevalence of Hemoglobinopathies such as sickle cell Anaemia and Thalassemia are so common,
Prenatal Test comprises of a panel of screening and diagnostic tests to ensure that your baby is safe within the womb.
The basic biochemical screening includes double, triple and quad marker tests that are usually performed in the first and second trimesters.Details
cfDNA is performed as a second level screening test if the basic biochemical test result shows moderate or high risk for any chromosomal condition...Details
Quantitative Fluorescence Polymerase Chain Reaction (QF-PCR) is a Cytogenetics diagnostic test that helps to detect chromosomal conditions in babies...Details
BabyShield, India's comprehensive healthcare service provider of preventive services focuses on care for the health and wellbeing of babies and mothers. BabyShield brings to your access a complete panel of Prenatal tests and Newborn Screening services.
BabyShield is an initiative of LifeCell International, India's largest and most preferred stem cell bank. BabyShield has its extended presence with 160+ functional centres, currently across Pan-India.
BabyShield reduces the anxiety of expectant parents using the latest technology from across the globe. Non-Invasive Pregnancy test (NIPT) & OF-PCR are such latest innovations deployed to detect the presence of foetal anamolies early with reliable results.