Tests for Infertility and Reproduction

The following are some of the tests conducted during pregnancy:

Alpha-fetoprotein (AFP) blood test


Biophysical profile

Chickenpox (varicella) titre

Chorionic villus sampling

Contraction stress test

Cystic fibrosis

Electronic fetal heart monitoring

Fetal blood sampling (cordocentesis)

Fetal Doppler ultrasound


First trimester tests

hCG (human chorionic gonadotropin)


Nonstress test

Oral glucose tolerance test

Pap smear

Pregnancy detection tests

Prenatal ultrasound


Quad marker

Rh factor

Second trimester tests

Sickle cell screening

Tay-Sachs screening

Third trimester tests


WebMD Medical Reference Reviewed by Traci C. Johnson, MD on November 14, 2017
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