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oes anyone know what this means.....

the dr. is sending us for another complete u/s. I read the orders and there was a note to the side that said " r/o poly" Any idea what that means?

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Asked by gerti at 7:29 AM on Dec. 4, 2008 in Pregnancy

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  • um, sounds like ruling out more than one baby. How far along are you?

    Answer by mamapotter at 7:43 AM on Dec. 4, 2008

  • I'm 30 weeks. They have already done one detailed u/s so I'm sure there is just one. The dr. said they were just going to have us checked because we have really good dating but are showing bigger than should be, I just caught her hand written note on the orders when they were calling it in, so now I'm worried. It's amazing how scared you can become in the coarse of a few months


    Answer by gerti at 7:52 AM on Dec. 4, 2008

  • It means rule out Polycistic Cysts....

    Answer by redheadedmommie at 8:33 AM on Dec. 4, 2008

  • It is very common! Speek to your DR about it.

    Answer by redheadedmommie at 8:34 AM on Dec. 4, 2008

  • my doc is making me get another cause i am big and the baby is breeched... dont stress too much over it unless the US tech says something... GL

    Answer by navywifemomkoch at 9:07 AM on Dec. 4, 2008

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