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why do i feel my baby moving and kicking around my pelvis still?

im 16 weeks gestation and i feel my baby very low. its not in my abdomen shouldnt it be? also when i go in for an ultrasound this week would i find out what i m having or is it too early?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:06 PM on Feb. 15, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • I'm not sure about the low feeling...But I know my doctor made me wait untill 20 weeks to find out what I was having
    BlainesMommy09

    Answer by BlainesMommy09 at 1:12 PM on Feb. 15, 2010

  • Considering that your uterus doesn't go above the belly button until around 20 weeks I would say you should be feeling the kicks low. Don't worry, your little one is fine.
    SleepingBeautee

    Answer by SleepingBeautee at 1:16 PM on Feb. 15, 2010

  • i'm 28 weeks along and i still feel him kicking down there sometimes. it depends on if he's got is feet down there or if he turns over and kicks my ribs instead. =) as for the gender, most drs wait to 20 weeks or later, but i believe an experienced dr could tell at 16 weeks if they get a good view. although they might still do a follow up later and double check. things are still pretty small down there. =)
    pugmama

    Answer by pugmama at 1:27 PM on Feb. 15, 2010

  • usually about 20 weeks u can find out the sex.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:45 PM on Feb. 15, 2010

  • I'm 22 weeks and still feel the occasional kick down there.
    Some doctors can tell early whether it's a boy or girl. It's best to go no earlier than 18-20 weeks. I won't find out until tomorrow.
    Good luck!
    SabrinaLC

    Answer by SabrinaLC at 2:01 PM on Feb. 15, 2010

  • im 18 weeks and i still fell my baby lower too once your uterus moves up the baby will too as for telling what it is that will be around 18-20 weeks sometimes people do find out earlier then that gl congrats
    klinemom2

    Answer by klinemom2 at 2:12 PM on Feb. 15, 2010

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