Pregnancy Tests Directory
From the time you find out you're pregnant to the time you have your baby, there are many tests that will help your doctor be sure you and the baby are healthy. They include ultrasounds, blood tests, and for some mothers, birth defects testing. From the first trimester to delivery, get the information you need about prenatal tests. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about which tests are given during pregnancy and much more.
Pregnancy: Second Trimester Tests
Learn more from WebMD about the prenatal tests that may be performed in the second trimester of pregnancy.
Your Guide to Prenatal Testing
What to expect from ultrasounds, blood tests, and other prenatal exams.
WebMD explains how pregnancy tests work, when to take one, and how accurate they are.
Urine tests check levels of protein, glucose, and blood as well as identify signs of infection. Unusual urine tests can be a sign of problems, such as diabetes, preeclampsia (high blood pressure), or kidney and bladder infection.
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