The OB called after she got out of surgery. The risk that was flagged by the test is for Down's--1:63. The cutoff for "normal" is 1:190.
Perinatologist appointment Tuesday for a level-two ultrasound and, almost certainly, an amnio. With the AFP result being so far out of range, she said, an amnio would give me one of two things: peace of mind, or a definitive positive for a chromosomal abnormality and enough time to terminate safely, if that was our choice.