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ECHO - Fetal echocardiogram

ECHO - Fetal echocardiogram

  • Appointment Required: Mandatory
  • Fasting Required: No
  • Reports Available: Same days

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Description

Fetal echocardiography / fetal echocardiogram is done by Pediatric Cardiologist to detect and diagnose cardiac conditions in the fetus.

The Ultrasonography (USG) Fetal Echocardiography test is an imaging procedure which is used to create an image of the heart and the internal structures of the fetus inside the womb. It helps detect structural or functional disorders associated with an unborn child’s heart. test can be carried out after 18 weeks of conception the second trimester (around 18 to 24 weeks of pregnancy) in majority of pregnancies

Importance of Fetal echocardiography

To assess the development and functioning of the fetal heart

To check for congenital malformations (birth defects) if a previous USG indicates one

To assess the risk of development of heart conditions if a sibling has already been diagnosed with a heart disease

To assess the risk of damage to the fetal heart if the mother consumes alcohol, smokes, or takes certain prescription drugs during pregnancy

To assess the risk of development of heart disorders if the mother is affected by diseases like rubella, Type 1 diabetes, etc.

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Precaution

No precaution required.

NRS. 2800 NRS. 3500

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