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what week can you hear a heart beat when you are having a baby

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Asked by lilmommakiser at 7:02 PM on Mar. 23, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • With a doppler it is about week 12. With a stethoscope is in somewhere in the 20's I believe.

    Answer by Duckieglc at 7:03 PM on Mar. 23, 2009

  • At both of my first appointments, I was 10 weeks and we heard the heart beat then. Typically a doctor won't schedule your first appointment until you're about 10 to 12 weeks. If you're 10 weeks and you don't hear the heart beat, then you may not quite be 10 weeks yet.

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:05 PM on Mar. 23, 2009

  • Yeah I wanna say it was somewhere around 12 weeks.

    Answer by jessicarae787 at 7:05 PM on Mar. 23, 2009

  • I heard mine at 7 weeks but it was with the vaginal ultrasound doppler is 12 weeks stethescope is 20

    Answer by humaniterian87 at 7:29 PM on Mar. 23, 2009

  • Vaginal is around 6 or 7 weeks

    Answer by Kaitlyn0816 at 1:03 AM on Mar. 24, 2009

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