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    Default First ultrasound

    Hi all. Im new to BubHub and I am expecting our first baby in July next year. I am wondering what everyone saw in their first ultrasounds? Im 7 weeks today, dating from LMP as doc said and I am so excited but not really sure what hubby and I will see in the ultrasound. Will there definately be a heartbeat?
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    When do you plan on having it?

    Congrats on your pregnancy

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    My first is booked in for tomorrow at 11am as per doctors request. Sorry, I forgot to mention it in the post haha

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    you should be able to see a heartbeat providing your dates are exact.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SharonV View Post
    Hi all. Im new to BubHub and I am expecting our first baby in July next year. I am wondering what everyone saw in their first ultrasounds? Im 7 weeks today, dating from LMP as doc said and I am so excited but not really sure what hubby and I will see in the ultrasound. Will there definately be a heartbeat?
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    When are you having your first ultrasound? It's standard for the first one to be around 12 weeks. For that you can see a vague body shape, moving limbs, heartbeat etc.

    If you aren't sure of your last period or it there are other concerns some doctors will do a dating scan around 6+ weeks. Depending on ovulation/fertilization you may see a flicker of a heart beat inside a big blob/sac.

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    I was pretty precise with recording everything so hopefully im pretty on the dot. Haha.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ExcuseMyFrench View Post
    When do you plan on having it?

    Congrats on your pregnancy
    Thanks we are super excited

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    you should hear a heartbeat and see some kind of shape that looks nothing like a baby yet.
    12 weeks ultrasound though you'll see the head, legs and arms. It will look like a miniature baby.

    It changes really quickly

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    Thankyou!!!! Ive got the pregnancy app "the bump" and that is soooo interesting. Highly recommended to anyone expecting ther first baby!!! Hopefully we do hear a heartbeat tomorrow

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    I have my dating scan tomorrow also, really hoping for a heart beat! With my first pregnancy my dating scan pretty much showed a blob (but very exciting blob!), the real exciting but was the heartbeat. It feels so much more real! And peace of mind everything is ok this far. Last time I thought I was 7 weeks but was measuring 5wks +4 days (?) so we were very fortunate to have a HB so early.
    Don't be surprise if your dates don't quite add up, that seems to happen a lot...
    Best of luck tomorrow! I am excited but nervous...


 

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