First Trimester Tests

You will go through a slew of first trimester tests including ultrasounds, blood tests, urine tests, and more. Here we'll get you ready and tell you what to expect when you visit the doctor in the first trimester.

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What Is NIPT, or Noninvasive Prenatal Testing?
From details about the procedure to who should get it, here's everything you need to know about NIPT, or noninvasive prenatal testing.
What Happens When You Get a RhoGAM Shot
During your pregnancy, you'll need to know if you have the rhesus protein. If not, you might get a RhoGAM shot. Here's how it works.
Prenatal Testing Basics: 3-D Ultrasound Exam
Who has it, when, why, and what the results mean.
Testing for Rh Type During Pregnancy
An Rh test can determine whether you have Rh-positive or Rh-negative blood. Read on to learn why testing for Rh factor is important during pregnancy.
What is Rhesus Disease and How Does it Affect Pregnancy?
If you don't have the "Rh factor" in your blood, you risk having a baby with rhesus disease (Rh disease). Here's what you need to know about being Rh-negative in pregnancy.