How long does the dating scan take

Published: 27.07.2017

I don't think I was even at the hospital an hour when I had my first scan! I'm booked in for my first scan 12wk on Monday 24th June -and we've been waiting MY choice! My scan on its own took 25 minutes as baby wouldnt behave.

These pregnancy scans pose no risk at all to either you or your baby. That was one week in the post for the all clear, or after three days by phone if there was an issue. Reason I ask is because my husband is away the following week with work, and I'm a bit scared to get the results when I'm on my own and he's away If it's bad news, I want him with me, not in a different country.

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Ultrasound scans in pregnancy. Development and growth The sonographer will check your baby's spine for any visible abnormalities. Here are the main checks they'll be making: When it comes to the actual scan you'll lie on your back and then some sticky, clear gel will be rubbed over your abdomen.

Register now Already registered with Mumsnet? While the vast majority of women take up all the scans they are offered, and they can offer really important information about your baby, you are not obliged to have any of them at all if you don't wish to.

How long does the ultrasound scan take?

Hi, you get the routine 12w scan results there and then if you have opted for extra tests then I think they send them through the post??? I had bloods taken for Downs instead of the scan because I wasnt as far gone as I thought I was They will also look at the head, limbs, feet, heartbeat and check that the major organs are developing as they should. Wherei had scan they said if a concern they will call within I think 72 hrs and if not you'll get a letter within 5 days xx.

    1. Rafael_Natted - 06.08.2017 in 13:11

      Will eating soy boost your fertility? I had a long appointment with the midwife and consultant due to multiple risk factors.

      Panamko_Baklazhan - 14.08.2017 in 20:41

      I then had to go and take a ticket and wait in the same waiting room as anyone having blood tests for anything. You may also be offered a nuchal translucency test at this appointment.

      Ramm_Hammer - 17.08.2017 in 16:42

      About 15 minutes maybe, but it depends if you go in on time.

      Vinn_Lime - 22.08.2017 in 05:42

      However, I've just checked online, and it's actually at

      Sanya_Valenok - 28.08.2017 in 17:19

      In your Birth Club, you can meet other mums and mums-to-be whose due date, or baby's birth date, is the same as yours.

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