In Clinic Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT)
Find out if your baby has an increased chance of being affected by Down's, Edwards' or Patau's syndrome with our in-clinic service. The NIPT test is safe, and more accurate than the traditional NHS serum test. Results in 5-11 business days.Buy £379.00Clinics
Why take this test?
Safe, early and accurate
With a simple blood test there is no risk to mother or baby. Our test can be taken by expectant mothers 10 weeks into pregnancy, which gives you results sooner than the standard NHS serum test. The Vanadis NIPT test offered by Melio also has a higher detection rate than the NHS serum test.
Knowledge is health
Learn more about what’s going on inside your body and follow your progress over time. Your results are delivered together with a personalised medical interpretation by one of our doctors.
No hidden costs
Everything from the in-clinic blood draw and tracked shipment of samples to the lab, through to delivery of the results and medical report is included in the price.
This test is performed as an in-clinic blood draw by a trained health professional and the samples are analysed by UKAS accredited labs.
Markers included in the analysis.
Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT) is a screening test that looks at the baby’s DNA in the mother’s bloodstream to identify if the baby is affected by Trisomy 21 (Down’s Syndrome), Trisomy 18 (Edwards’ Syndrome) and Trisomy 13 (Patau’s Syndrome). It can also tell you the baby's sex, if you desire, at no additional cost. The test only requires a small blood sample taken from the mother and is analysed at a UKAS accredited NHS laboratory. The results are available in 5-11 business days.
Health markersTrisomy 13Trisomy 18Trisomy 21Y Chromosome
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How Melio works
Melio offers a premium health testing experience throughout the UK. A trained health professional at one of our partner clinics will perform the blood draw, and send the sample to one of our UKAS accredited labs. Results are delivered digitally in your personal Melio account together with a personalised medical report.
Buy your test
Register with Melio and book your appointment.
Take your test
Visit the clinic and take your professional blood test.
Get your results
Receive your digital report with recommendations from a Melio doctor.
Cat Strawbridge / NIPT / Pregnancy / Women's Health
Cat on NIPT
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