Chorionic Villus Sampling (CVS)

Chorionic Villus Sampling (CVS) Introduction [Original article on NHS Choices website] Chorionic villus sampling (CVS) is a test you may be offered during pregnancy to check if your baby has a genetic disorder, such as Down’s syndrome. It involves removing and testing a small sample of cells from the placenta (the organ linking the mother’s blood supply … Continue reading Chorionic Villus Sampling (CVS)