+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 7 of 7
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jan 2016
    Posts
    3
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    0
    Reviews
    0

    Default Babys gender

    Hi hope I'm in the right place. Have any of you been told you're having a girl from your morph scan, but gave birth to a boy? I am 30 weeks and was told I was having girl, and they had a goodish look (I was 18 weeks at scan) but I've been having dreams about a boy lately. I was the same with my previous pregnancies where I had dreams about gender and was right. I've heard wrong prediction of a boy is more common, as its the cord that's seen, but wrong prediction of a girl is pretty rare.
    I don't care what the gender is, but I have bought a lot and I wouldn't be too happy if I have wasted a lot of money (no baby stuff left so have to buy it all again) I can't have another scan to check as I am going to public and would have to pay for a scan and can't justify the cost just for gender.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    Mackay
    Posts
    6,281
    Thanks
    809
    Thanked
    2,409
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Awards:
    100 Posts in a week
    We were told earlier on that we were having a boy but later found out we were having a girl (thankfully we hadn't purchased anything!). A good friend of mine had multiple scans during her pregnancy and was told every time it was a girl... Baby was born a boy. They just used the clothes they already had (all pink!) until he grew out of them then purchased boys stuff.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Feb 2015
    Posts
    2,439
    Thanks
    2,989
    Thanked
    1,713
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    A friend was told she was having a girl (and she had multiple scans) and out popped a boy. It does happen. I paid for a gender scan and it wasn't too expensive - about $60 from memory. But I guess the risk is that could still be wrong.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    Mackay
    Posts
    6,281
    Thanks
    809
    Thanked
    2,409
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Awards:
    100 Posts in a week
    Quote Originally Posted by babyno1onboard View Post
    A friend was told she was having a girl (and she had multiple scans) and out popped a boy. It does happen. I paid for a gender scan and it wasn't too expensive - about $60 from memory. But I guess the risk is that could still be wrong.
    Exactly, no scan will ever be 100%. The only guarantee of knowing the gender is when bub is born. From memory I paid about $150 for a gender scan.

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Jan 2016
    Posts
    3
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    0
    Reviews
    0
    That is true. Won't know 100% until baby is born. I am excited no matter what. But might stop buying girl for now just in case, because my instincts are saying boy.

    SheWarrior Have you had bub yet or were you told different gender at different scans?

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Mar 2014
    Posts
    145
    Thanks
    36
    Thanked
    28
    Reviews
    0
    The person who did our scan said if she wasn't sure she wouldn't tell us either way. We've been told it's a bit and we could clearly see not parts.
    I guess it depends on who's doing it? And where the umbilical cord is maybe?

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    Mackay
    Posts
    6,281
    Thanks
    809
    Thanked
    2,409
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Awards:
    100 Posts in a week
    Quote Originally Posted by allmychildren View Post
    That is true. Won't know 100% until baby is born. I am excited no matter what. But might stop buying girl for now just in case, because my instincts are saying boy.

    SheWarrior Have you had bub yet or were you told different gender at different scans?
    Yep, this was dd4. She is 19 months now told different gender at different scans. First was early (14 or so weeks), by a place that 'specialises' in gender scans. They said they doubted they would be able to tell so we didn't expect anything but right at the end the guy said he believes it was a boy. Did a bit more looking and pipes up its definitely a boy. We showed friends who had boys and they agreed. What we thought was a pen!s stood out clear as day. Definitely not the cors either. Thankfully we held off saying anything because at our 20 week we found out he was actually a she- very obvious lack of boy parts. Born very much a little girl.


 

Similar Threads

  1. WWYD- Babys surname
    By heplusme in forum Third Trimester Chat
    Replies: 192
    Last Post: 03-01-2016, 17:49
  2. What was the gender??
    By ever in forum Baby's Gender
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 12-06-2015, 06:30
  3. Today is my angel babys birthday
    By Sethysmum in forum Support after Stillbirth
    Replies: 21
    Last Post: 22-04-2015, 02:45

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
FEATURED SUPPORTER
KindyROOKindyROO offers activities for babies & toddlers in a fun learning centre, focussing on developmental education. ...
FORUMS - chatting now ...
REVIEWS
"Pigeon teats rule!"
by Alex
Pigeon PP Wide Neck reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›