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I will be 16 1/2 weeks at my next OB appt.

and they have to do an ultrasound to check on a cyst but will look at the baby while they are at it. Do you think they will be able to tell the gender at that point? They will do another one at the appt after that either way to check on the baby's anatomy.

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JLS2388

Asked by JLS2388 at 4:43 PM on Jun. 26, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • it's best to wait until 22 weeks
    mamawilbur

    Answer by mamawilbur at 4:46 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • Yes they might be able to tell, depending on the position of the baby.

    RyansMom001

    Answer by RyansMom001 at 4:47 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • If baby cooperates yes.
    2autisticsmom

    Answer by 2autisticsmom at 4:51 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • Cooperation is the key:) My baby was showing his/her backside. We couldn't tell the gender. I hope to find out at my next appointment.
    dustbunny

    Answer by dustbunny at 5:23 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • both of my pregnancies i had the gender test at 16 wks and we could see clearly what it was and it was 2 girls. so you can tell at 16 wks
    alw06tchs

    Answer by alw06tchs at 7:05 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

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