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Early ultrasounds?

I'm 4 weeks pregnant and have had really high HCG levels. My dr and I have talked about the possibility of multiples since they run in the immediate family. He said we would know for sure by ultrasound but he hasn't scheduled one yet. How early did you have your first ultrasound?

 
SkylaDarling

Asked by SkylaDarling at 4:52 PM on Oct. 7, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • my first Ihad one around 7 weeks. My second around 8-9 weeks. It's best to wait until around 8 weeks for a more accurate US. Under 7 weeks and the baby might not even be picked up on the US.
    xxhazeldovexx

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 8:51 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • 6 weeks with my first, same reason and he was only one child and 12 weeks with my second.
    bjojola

    Answer by bjojola at 4:53 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • 8 weeks to confirm gestational age
    foxracing43701

    Answer by foxracing43701 at 4:58 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • I had mine booked for what I thought was 6wks but baby turned out to be 8wks.
    MeAndLo

    Answer by MeAndLo at 5:52 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • 9 weeks 4 days to determine gestational age.
    carsonsmommytam

    Answer by carsonsmommytam at 6:05 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • I think I had mine between my 1st and 2nd apt. to find out approx. due date.
    Chell.o_0

    Answer by Chell.o_0 at 4:54 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • My first appointment, he did a vaginal ultrasound to determine placement of the bag, and gestational age.
    Scuba

    Answer by Scuba at 5:08 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • 4 weeks once because i was pregnant with twins and had a subchorrionic hematoba...i was gushing blood and they did one in the e.r.
    kaitybuggsmomma

    Answer by kaitybuggsmomma at 5:11 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • 5 weeks but I was high risk
    ErinT

    Answer by ErinT at 6:56 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • I had an u/s done at 5.5wks but all they seen was a gestational sac.
    ladyambition

    Answer by ladyambition at 1:44 AM on Oct. 8, 2010

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