Antenatal Screening

Interview AN38

Age at interview: 39

Brief outline: Problems detected at 20-week scan. Amniocentesis confirmed Patau's syndrome. Couple decided to proceed with pregnancy. Baby born at 35 weeks and died after 3 minutes.

Background: Children' 2 (aged 12 and 3) and baby died shortly after birth, Occupation' Mother - full-time mother, Father (age 36 at interview)- engineering inspector, Marital status' Married.

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