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Is it reliable?

I have used five different methods (Chinese and others) to find out the sex of my baby, I'd arrived at one answer. Are these methods reliable? has any one used them before ?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:45 PM on Feb. 6, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • uh no they are not reliable. but they have a 50% accuracy rating
    sati769leigh

    Answer by sati769leigh at 1:47 PM on Feb. 6, 2010

  • scientifically, they are not the most reliable methods. the most reliable method would be amnio (where u get blood from the baby) its always 100% accurate. next would be an ultrasound, but even those can be wrong at times. however, as an expecting mother, i have done a variety of those tests as well, and they have come out to be true on the most part.
    Phippsandrea

    Answer by Phippsandrea at 1:49 PM on Feb. 6, 2010

  • NO.

    only an ultrasound or amnio, or actually giving birth would give you a 100% idea, but u/s aren't always that accurate.
    hypermamaz

    Answer by hypermamaz at 2:04 PM on Feb. 6, 2010

  • rolling on floorits stil 50/50 though ladies

    sati769leigh

    Answer by sati769leigh at 3:00 PM on Feb. 6, 2010

  • Amniocentisis is, as far as I know, the only truly reliable method.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:12 PM on Feb. 6, 2010

  • Oh, and if you get "girl", the amnio could still be wrong, though it's rare. One of my friends got girl on hers, but they sampled her uterus. That penis was clear as day on the ultrasound.
    whiteroses82

    Answer by whiteroses82 at 7:01 PM on Feb. 6, 2010

  • Old wives tales. You get what you get. Just be thankful if it is healthy.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:31 PM on Feb. 8, 2010

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