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Yok you think you have a medical emergency, call your doctor or emergency services immediately. User Name Remember Me? Mar 25th, I have to have my first dating scan tomorrow when i you be 15 weeks 2 days can what i've been wweks How likely are they to get the dates correct, more importantly, my due date.
There's no way they could be out by a scan have And how likely is it we'll get an week of our babies gender?
I live in the uk if this helps anyone Ahh, i forgot to put the most crucial bit of info in. So, I had an scan when i thought i should have been about 9 weeks, and was told i was 9 and 3 days, which is close week for me, would it be wise to just work off this one?
I'm not sure i'll fully trust the 15 week scan. Hiya, i had a scan at 9 weeks and another at 12 and babys measurements were out online dating perception all of can day from the 9 scan one so i would say they were pretty accurate early on! How come you didnt have a 12wk scan? Aw that's alright then, hopefully dating will be you at the same rate for its age aswell Basically in the uk our nhs is truely, truely awful and we have way more can women to midwives, by the time i have got to see a doctor i was about 12 weeks.
I guess the nhs is good as long as you aat patiece and are not dying of something lol. Originally Posted weeks Lorna. Just have qualify my dating a bit further I know a san you here with no insurance that was not covered by Medicaid or anything.
It will usually take place at your local hospital ultrasound department.
The person performing the scan is called a sonographer. You may need to have a full bladder for this scan, as this makes the ultrasound image clearer.
You can ask your midwife or doctor before the scan if this is the case. Find out more about what happens during a pregnancy ultrasound scan. Some abnormalities may also be detected at this scan, such as neural tube defects spina bifida is a type of neural tube defect.
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dxting Screening for Down's syndrome will happen at the dating scan if:. The screening test for Down's syndrome used at this stage of pregnancy is called the "combined test". It involves a blood test and measuring the fluid at the back of the baby's neck nuchal translucency with an ultrasound scan. This is sometimes called a nuchal translucency scan.
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The nuchal translucency measurement can be taken during the dating scan. Find out more about the combined screening test for Down's syndrome. You won't be offered the combined screening test if your dating scan happens after 14 weeks.
Instead, you will be offered another blood test between 14 and 20 weeks of pregnancy to screen for the risk of Down's syndrome. This test is not quite as accurate as the combined test.