Professor of Pediatrics, Hematology and Genetics. Dr. Duran Canatan told Anadolu Agency (AA) that many diseases can be detected in the womb today with the advancement of technology.
Explaining to expectant mothers that diseases can be screened with the prenatal non-invasive prenatal screening test (NIPT), and genetic diagnosis of many gene diseases after birth, Canatan stated that the result can be obtained with a tube blood sample.
Canatan, stating that expectant mothers should benefit from the opportunities offered by technology, “We recommend that expectant mothers have screening tests recommended by doctors for healthy individuals. Tests must also be done by licensed centers. Otherwise, they may encounter incorrect results.” used the expression.