baby scan clinic
Measure your baby and check
for possible pregnancy problems


NUCHAL TRANSLUCENCY (NT) SCAN

11 - 13 weeks

This scan provides checks for down syndrome amongst other abnormalities.

  • Contains 2 images
  • Identifies pregnancy risks
  • Report included

The NT scan

This type of scan is designed to help identify risks of Down syndrome in your baby along with other chromosomal abnormalities. The scan is carried out between the 11th and 13th week of the pregnancy and measures the amount of fluid around the baby's neck.

What can I expect from the NT scan

The scan will be carried out abdominally, and you will be able to see your baby in real time on the large screen. Your sonographer will talk you through the process. Be aware that this appointment does not include screening.

Why choose the Baby Scan Clinic?

Based on the world renowned Harley Street, famous for its prestigious and established clinics, the Baby Scan Clinic recently received top marks in all categories by the Care Quality Commission. Our qualified sonographers will help you have an enjoyable and comfortable first contact with your baby. We offer you our expertise in private pregnancy scans and the latest technological equipment, along with aiming to make your visit the first of many wonderful experiences as a parent. We also use gently warmed ultrasound gel to help you relax, and make you feel comfortable during your scan.

About ultrasound

Ultrasound has been used for the last 40 years successfully. No proven risk are known to date. For updated information see Fetal Medicine Foundation & BMUS.

Baby Scan Clinic is committed to ensure that your scan is being carried out safely.