I then figured I would be told he would be measuring small, but told I was 4 days further along than my lmp.
Traditional obstetric sonograms are done by placing a transducer on the abdomen of the pregnant woman.
One variant, a transvaginal sonography, is done with a probe placed in the woman's vagina.
Which due date is more accurate (the ultrasound or my lmp)? I think the earlier 6-8 weeks ultrasounds are much more accurate at dating a pregnancy than 12 weeks.
My son measured correctly at the early ultrasounds, but went up 3-4 days on the 12 week and 20 week scan.
In normal state, each body tissue type, such as liver, spleen or kidney, has a unique echogenicity.
Fortunately, gestational sac, yolk sac and embryo are surrounded by hyperechoic (brighter) body tissues.I suppose what I'm trying to say is that baby is healthy and happy and will come when s/he is ready. Actually all babies grow at different rates at each stage of development.She was born 3 weeks "early" according to the date given at 12 week scan. Giving me a little hope after my 1st scan which showed nothing! The bright white circle center-right is the head, which faces to the left.Features include the forehead at 10 o'clock, the left ear toward the center at 7 o'clock and the right hand covering the eyes at .The further along you get, the more every baby developes at different rates.