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measuring 7-9 wks?

i went to the MD today and she poked and prodded, as they do... then she said i am measuring between 7 and 9 weeks... what does that mean? 8 weeks? i dont get it.

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mrsmostafa

Asked by mrsmostafa at 2:57 PM on Feb. 24, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • it means that the baby size is between 7 and 9 weeks pregnant. it could be 7 weeks 5 days or 8 weeks 2 days, etc..
    SabrenaLeigh

    Answer by SabrenaLeigh at 3:03 PM on Feb. 24, 2010

  • it's just that it's so imprecise when they measure you like that. and everyone will measure differently. so she thinks uterus is about where it would be for a woman at 7 to 9 weeks pregnant. could be 6 weeks 5 days, could be 9 weeks 4 days, but her best guess is somewhere between 7 weeks and 9 weeks
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:10 PM on Feb. 24, 2010

  • dude, that sucks! :P
    mrsmostafa

    Answer by mrsmostafa at 3:40 PM on Feb. 24, 2010

  • the only way to know for sure is with an ultrasound.
    MrsSeptember

    Answer by MrsSeptember at 6:23 PM on Feb. 24, 2010

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