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will i get an ultrasound?

i went a week ago to the emergency room for severe cramping, and found out i was 18 weeks pregnant. the did an ultrasound but because it was done from the emergency room i didnt find out nothing but that i was 18 weeks, swhe didnt want to tell me what it was. now i do know that around 20 weeks they schedule your first ultrasound. will they still do it? i have an my first appointment next week. in the emergency room they said the baby was perfect. i would like to to know what im having though.

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SINCONCEPCION

Asked by SINCONCEPCION at 6:48 PM on Jul. 27, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • I'm sure they will still schedule your 20 weeks anatomy scan.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:49 PM on Jul. 27, 2009

  • Yeah they will have to an anatomy scan still!
    kirsty_mcgrail

    Answer by kirsty_mcgrail at 6:51 PM on Jul. 27, 2009

  • whats an atatomy scan?
    SINCONCEPCION

    Answer by SINCONCEPCION at 6:52 PM on Jul. 27, 2009

  • They will probably do another ultrasound so that they can check out growth and make sure everything looks good with baby. That's what the anatomy scan is. You will also probably get to find out the sex and a size estimate.
    kitten_shuga

    Answer by kitten_shuga at 7:04 PM on Jul. 27, 2009

  • wow, you're half way done!

    if you want one, they will give it to you. no worries.
    charisma10

    Answer by charisma10 at 9:10 PM on Jul. 27, 2009

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