SASUOG

South African Society for Ultrasound
in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

For Patients

More information


Please remember that information obtained from websites, though in itself accurate, may not be applicable to you and your pregnancy. Always discuss information and questions with your doctor or midwife.

Prenatal screening and testing

Ultrasound
Read here 

Invasive tests
Chorionic villus sampling Read here
Amniocentesis Read here

Non-invasive screening
Ampath: Iona test Read here
Genesis Read here
Lancet Read here
Pathcare Read here

Multiple pregnancy
Multiple pregnancy: having more than one baby Read here 
Multiple Pregnancy Read here

Abnormalities
Down syndrome Read here
Club foot Read here
Heart abnormalities Read here
Cleft palate Read here

Medication
Antidepressants Read here
Thyroid medication Read here
Rhesus negative pregnancy Read here
Nutrition and vitamins Read here

Rhesus negative pregnancy
RhD Negative and Care in Pregnancy

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