You're pregnant! Scans and tests (BSL)

A range of tests and scans are offered during pregnancy. These can detect a number of conditions or illnesses early.

Chapter 1: Introduction, the benefits of screening tests, screening tests at a glance and your pregnancy your choice

Chapter 2: Screening for blood tests and screening for sickle cell and thalassaemia

Chapter 3: Screening for infectious diseases and screening by ultrasound

Chapter 4: Screening for syndromes, NIPT and diagnostic tests

Chapter 5: What happens to your information and support

Contact us in BSL

Our health information team can help you with any questions about testing and results during pregnancy. You can speak to them using BSL through the Contact Scotland BSL service.

Find out how to use the Contact Scotland BSL service

Last updated:
06 April 2023