Prenatal DNA Testing
Paternity testing has always been a service that has been
used around the world to clarify biological relationships
between father and child. DNA testing between alleged fathers
and children is available throughout many countries and
continues to be a service in much demand. Various television
shows regularly feature DNA testing for paternity disputes
and finding lost relatives. In addition to this numerous
celebrities have been involved in paternity disputes and
this has brought DNA testing services considerable media
Prenatal paternity testing is a much sensitive subject
due to the ethical and moral issues involved, and certain
invasive prenatal tests do carry a small risk to the unborn
child during the extraction process.
Some medical professionals
may be reluctant to carry out a prenatal paternity test,
especially if it’s to establish paternity only. In
some cases if a prenatal test is concluded and the result
is not what was
expected the mother may terminate the pregnancy.
Recently a pioneering breakthrough in science has been
developed and now available to expectant mothers that wish
to determine paternity before the child is born in a safe
non invasive way. You can follow the links on this website
to find out further information on the non invasive procedure
and other prenatal paternity options available.
If you’re expecting a child and considering taking
a prenatal test you should consider all parties involved
and all procedures performed. You may want to consider
counseling during this process.