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question about the NT scan

Does goverment insurance like UPMC for you, gateway etc cover this scan or does it come out of pocket? Do you need a referral?

I'm going in tomorrow and I don't have an u/s order from my doctor like usual, genetics set up the appointment and my doc didnt give me any paperwork.

Is that okay? How does this usally go?

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AshJoe05

Asked by AshJoe05 at 4:54 PM on Nov. 8, 2010 in Pregnancy

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    AshJoe05

    Comment by AshJoe05 (original poster) at 4:54 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • how old are you? where i went they didnt give you an NT scan unless you were over 35 but i know every practice is different
    pookipoo

    Answer by pookipoo at 4:56 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • I'm 24 but have had a stillborn.
    AshJoe05

    Comment by AshJoe05 (original poster) at 4:59 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • I'm 26 and my OB sent me for the screening. I did not have an order for it, they just called and set it all up for me. I have insurance through my work, and had to pay my co pay, but that was it. Every insurance is different though, so I would just contact your insurance provider to find out what you will be responsible for.
    Erin_Jus

    Answer by Erin_Jus at 5:18 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

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