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    Amniocentesis
    Picture of how an amniocentesis is done

    Wavy lines mean ultrasound waves. During amniocentesis, amniotic fluid is drawn from the uterus.

    ByHealthwise Staff
    Primary Medical Reviewer Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine
    Specialist Medical Reviewer Siobhan M. Dolan, MD, MPH - Reproductive Genetics

    Current as ofJune 4, 2014

    Current as of: June 4, 2014

    Author: Healthwise Staff

    Medical Review: Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & Siobhan M. Dolan, MD, MPH - Reproductive Genetics

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