What Are the Risks of CVS/Amniocentesis?

    Both procedures are considered to be generally safe for most women

    Both procedures are generally safe for most women. With any invasive procedure, risks may be involved, including:

    • Infection
    • Injury to the fetus
    • Wound or uterine infection
    • Leakage of amniotic fluid
    • Miscarriage
    • Failed procedure

    Note that the occurrence of these complications is very rare.

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