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can the amnio be wrong about the sex

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belmaryangel

Asked by belmaryangel at 6:04 PM on Dec. 24, 2008 in Pregnancy

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  • no because it takes part of the dna at least that is what i have heard.
    mrssundin

    Answer by mrssundin at 6:34 PM on Dec. 24, 2008

  • No. The amnio looks at the baby's genetic structure, and that's what determines gender.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 7:42 PM on Dec. 24, 2008

  • It looks at DNA, genetic stuff, so I'd say if it's wrong, it's from human error. Someone read the results wrong.
    tropicalmama

    Answer by tropicalmama at 7:49 PM on Dec. 24, 2008

  • no. they look at the chromosomes. it cannot be wrong unless the lab messes up.
    Mama2Joshy

    Answer by Mama2Joshy at 8:57 PM on Dec. 24, 2008

  • why? are you not happy with what they told you, your having?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:36 AM on Dec. 25, 2008

  • I had an amnio done and the doctor said it is 99.6% accurate in revealing the sex of the baby. Remember, the amnio detects the chromosomes.
    carolinegw

    Answer by carolinegw at 10:42 PM on Dec. 25, 2008

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