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 and the Quad Marker Screen
WebMD tells you why you might choose to have a quad marker screen, a blood test used during pregnancy that may reveal birth defects in the baby.
Your Guide to Prenatal Testing
What to expect from ultrasounds, blood tests, and other prenatal exams.
Pregnancy: Second Trimester Tests
Learn more from WebMD about the prenatal tests that may be performed in the second trimester of pregnancy.
Fetal Blood Sampling (FBS)
Fetal blood sampling helps check for birth defects. It can also show anemia and infections.