Invasive Prenatal Testing

If amniocentesis or a CVS test is proposed based on the results of ultrasound or other screening tests, the Fetal Medicine Unit of the American Hospital of Paris features:

  • OB/GYNs specializing in fetal medicine, available daily at the American Hospital of Paris to perform procedures such as chorionic villus sampling, amniocentesis and fetal blood sampling
  • ​​Cytogenetic and genetic specialists who are present in the unit to provide immediate, appropriate care to pregnant women, in close collaboration with their gynecologist
  • Cutting-edge techniques reflecting the latest scientific and medical data, allowing access to array comparative genomic hybridization (aCGH)
  • Latest-generation testing and diagnostic services, installed on site 
  • Levels of safety and hygiene that meet both American and French standards issued by The Joint Commission and the Haute Autorité de Santé

Grâce aux techniques et conventions dont dispose l’Hôpital Américain de Paris, vous obtiendrez des premiers résultats en 36 à 48 heures. 


> Contact the Fetal Medicine Unit : + 33 1 46 41 28 82 or