The fFN test or Fetal fibronectic test is basically carried out to find out whether a pregnant woman will be undergoing a preterm delivery or not.

During pregnancy, many women may experience certain symptoms like pelvic pressure, contractions in the uterus, changes in vaginal discharges and others. Although all such symptoms may not imply a preterm delivery, yet your doctor might decide to test you for the same. It is then that the Fetal fibronectic test, known as fFN test in short, is conducted.

The test is basically carried out on women who are in their 22nd or 34th week of the gestation period. Women who display symptoms of premature delivery are also put through this test. Usually, the fFN test is carried out only on the following people:

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