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Finding out what your having...

i know you ladies might get this alot,
but whats the earliest you can find out what your having?

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lscott2208

Asked by lscott2208 at 7:16 PM on Apr. 2, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • 18 weeks
    lhernandez7208

    Answer by lhernandez7208 at 7:16 PM on Apr. 2, 2010

  • 18- 22 weeks is when they do that ultra sound.
    You can find out earlier but it is not a 100% ID. Male and Female by the book look alike til about 12 - 13 weeks. I found out at 17 weeks by paying for a just for fun ultra sound.
    With my 1st tho I found out at 23 weeks.
    Mrs.Owen86

    Answer by Mrs.Owen86 at 7:17 PM on Apr. 2, 2010

  • they won't even give you an ultrasound in the second tri til you're at least 18 weeks...you can find out then...you can't even get an US before that nor can you request one to see the babies sex...they are only for anatomy and development
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:18 PM on Apr. 2, 2010

  • Um anon, Yes you can request one. There are MANY Just for fun ultra sound places in every major city. Even most Drs office tell you what it would cost out of pocket for a just for fun one.
    Mrs.Owen86

    Answer by Mrs.Owen86 at 7:19 PM on Apr. 2, 2010

  • so around 18-22 weeks!.. thats right around the conrer im 17 weeks now.. and they been keeping a close eye on me because of my high blood pressure so hopefully i can get a lil look inside.. and (mrs.Owen) i know what your talking about they do that here in cali out of pocket thanks!
    lscott2208

    Answer by lscott2208 at 7:23 PM on Apr. 2, 2010

  • NP, CONGRATS>
    You should be getting one here soon then! I can't wait for ours I am 14 weeks so I am still waiting!
    Mrs.Owen86

    Answer by Mrs.Owen86 at 7:24 PM on Apr. 2, 2010

  • I found out at 18 weeks.... congrats.... I bet your super excited.... I know I was!! Congrats!
    June_Mama09

    Answer by June_Mama09 at 7:25 PM on Apr. 2, 2010

  • We found out with both at 16 weeks, but neither was a routine ultrasound. I had bleeding with my first, and had fallen pretty bad with my second. With this one, I am scheduling mine for 19 weeks.
    whiteroses82

    Answer by whiteroses82 at 7:51 PM on Apr. 2, 2010

  • You can find out any time after 14 wks. The longer you wait the less like its wrong. Your doctor
    s office will make you wait till you close to 20 wks. I was 17 wks. And it was 100% right. Im going at 15 wks this time.
    KJ_on

    Answer by KJ_on at 10:10 PM on Apr. 2, 2010

  • I am waiting until about week 19 to have the ultrasound done but they do have at home tests for around $30. They are supposed to be about 80% accurate. I took one and will know how accurate in 2 more weeks!
    osak105

    Answer by osak105 at 12:41 PM on Apr. 5, 2010

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