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Dr. Shilpitha Shanthappa . What is TORCH test ..



Hi..
This test is for several different infections in a newborn. The full form of TORCH is toxoplasmosis, rubella cytomegalovirus, herpes simplex, and HIV. However, it can also contain other newborn infections. Sometimes the test;is spelled TORCHS, where the extra S stands for syphilis.

Dr. Shilpitha Shanthappa aftrr my d n c.; Doc refer me this . U also told me this earlier too.. lill bit worried if test doesnt come in my favour.

Dont worry.. treatments are available..

Dr. Shilpitha Shanthappa. As this my first mc..and hope never happen again.. is really compulsory this test for me..or i can skip this test doc...;;; my date has come after d n c.. could i try to conceive now doc..

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