This early part of development lays the foundation for a healthy pregnancy and delivery.
If a possible complication in early pregnancy is suspected, your health care provider will use a combination of blood tests and ultrasound tests to make a clear diagnosis.
Its so scary I am ten weeks tomorrow :-) Well I was in that low % of people that get bad news at their 12 week scan.
I had a scan at 9 weeks - strong heartbeat and everything perfect.
Your midwife or doctor will book you a dating scan appointment.
It will usually take place at your local hospital ultrasound department.
However, just as every woman is different, every pregnancy develops differently.
This information should be used as a general guide for healthy pregnancy development, although development may vary due to the mother’s health or a miscalculation of ovulation.I don't want to waste NHS time but equally can't wait to see the baby. I did tell them I had longer cycles but they still went by 28 days when booking my scan.At the scan I was put back to 10 3 which was too early for the measurements they need for the test but we got to see him wriggling around and hear the heartbeat.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.The purpose of the dating scan is to: Some abnormalities may also be detected at this scan, such as neural tube defects (spina bifida is a type of neural tube defect).Havent had a scan since 5w6d and saw a hb then of 121 bpm.