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when can an ultrasound detect the baby's gender?

I am 10 weeks and can't wait to find out if it is a girl or a boy! I know I have to wait a little longer, but when did you ladies know for sure?

 
Baby.Fremd7

Asked by Baby.Fremd7 at 4:42 PM on Sep. 27, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • 15-22 weeks depending on the size of the mom and the position of the baby. Almost there!
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 4:45 PM on Sep. 27, 2010

  • Around 15 weeks or so if the baby will let you see things.
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 4:43 PM on Sep. 27, 2010

  • Between 15 and 20 weeks your doctor will be able to tell their is also a gender test you can do at home but it's prob a waste of money...not sure if its reliable.
    3beautbabies

    Answer by 3beautbabies at 4:54 PM on Sep. 27, 2010

  • i found out when i was 20 wks, first my ob can't see it b/c baby is crossing his leg. I comfirmed when I'm doing the sonagram in the hospital. Think you can find out even earlier
    Amy2079

    Answer by Amy2079 at 4:58 PM on Sep. 27, 2010

  • i just found out today at 20 weeks that I am having a boy!!!
    myangel21

    Answer by myangel21 at 5:01 PM on Sep. 27, 2010

  • thanks so much!

    and congrats on your baby boy! how exciting!

    I just can't wait to find out if I'll be having a Parker Lee or Dakotah Elizabeth! The suspense is killing me :)
    Baby.Fremd7

    Comment by Baby.Fremd7 (original poster) at 5:03 PM on Sep. 27, 2010

  • i read any time around or after 16 weeks!!
    Heather0583

    Answer by Heather0583 at 9:09 PM on Sep. 27, 2010

  • its better to wait til 20 weeks to be sure. i have a friend that was told she was having a boy then went back around 20 weeks and shes having a girl
    Ross2010

    Answer by Ross2010 at 11:15 PM on Sep. 27, 2010

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