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doc said boy u/s tech said girl???

i went for my u/s today.. i thought it was a boy. the u/s tech said that she wasnt sure but if she had to guess it would be girl. but the doc said it looked like a boy! whos opinion should i go with??

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 7:02 PM on Jun. 24, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • it depends, my doctor doesnt do ultra sounds, so I would listen to my ultra sound tech- they do it all day EVERYDAY. lol
    judith_visco

    Answer by judith_visco at 7:07 PM on Jun. 24, 2009

  • well if your Doc doesn't do regular U/S I would go withthe tec. otherwise i would go with whoever has the better success rate.But i would be sceptical either way cuz they aren't always right!!!
    AshleyG.

    Answer by AshleyG. at 7:09 PM on Jun. 24, 2009

  • I would ask for another ultrasound in a few weeks. At 19 weeks we had our first one and they told us it was a 90% chance a girl. At 24 weeks it was definitely a boy.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:11 PM on Jun. 24, 2009

  • get a 3D/4D ultrasound done. They are awesome
    atjm0919

    Answer by atjm0919 at 7:22 PM on Jun. 24, 2009

  • 3-D/4-D ultra sounds arent covered by insurance and not EVERYONE can afford them.
    I would go with your ultra sound techs opnion, they do that everyday DRs don't.
    but either way, its not always accurate.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:25 PM on Jun. 24, 2009

  • you know what my Dr. never did a u/s but she said "I have a feeling is a girl" & she was a girl... the u/s tech. said it looks like a girl but, im not sure. Next time u get a u/s ask if they can check the sex for u..
    Bless2haveU

    Answer by Bless2haveU at 9:49 PM on Jun. 24, 2009

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