How accurate are late dating scans

Published: 30.06.2017

The sonographer actually said that my GP was naughty, and that everyone should have a dating scan regardless of knowing their lmp dates etc. Pregnancy — screening tests. And why does he wake so early?

I've just been for my 12 week scan and they have told me I am 15 weeks pregnant. Early scans make measuring very difficult as baby is so tiny.

The BabyCentre Bulletin Get the latest parenting news, plus expert advice and real-world wisdom. You might also like. This is presuming that the pregnancy is actually at this stage of development.

While many women will have a good idea of when they had their last menstrual period, another portion will be far less certain. What are the best products for you and your baby? Most dating scans are done with a trans-abdominal transducer and a fullish bladder. I don't think they can get it spot on even if they claim that environmental factors don't apply before 14 weeks, and every baby is exactly the same length on a specific day of pregnancy.

During the course of the pregnancy, every mother should have at least two scans. I have read lots of different views so am confused.

I'm 38 weeks and getting an ultrasound to see how big my baby is. How accurate is this?

How accurate are dating scans? I just hope baby is developing okay. Sonographer seemed very good and was from a reputable clinic so I think she knew her stuff but said it can be give or take 7 days.

The pregnancy dating scan.

    1. Starik_Worker - 08.07.2017 in 15:55

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