Reliability of ultrasound dating
Our ultrasounds are performed by licensed ultrasound technicians under the direction of obstetricians.
We can come along side you to give you the information you need about your pregnancy to make an informed and empowered decision about abortion.
Vincenzo Berghella, director of maternal fetal medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia.
However, studies have shown that women who have a short cervix, less than 1 inch (2.5 centimeters) long, as measured on ultrasound scans during mid-pregnancy, are at high risk for preterm birth.
Women with little paid maternity leave may want to work until the last possible moment they can.
Jul 28, 2009. Dating scan accuracy. Discussion in. My EDD changed by almost 2 weeks - at the dating scan they thought I would be12+4, but measurements showed I was actually 10+6. The first date was. Don't worry too much if an ultrasound indicates that your baby is much smaller or larger. Your practitioner will.… continue reading »
Sep 22, 2014. It's one of the first questions people ask pregnant women -- and a fundamental part of ensuring those women receive quality prenatal care. On Monday, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists ACOG joined with the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine and the Society for.… continue reading »
The accuracy of using your LMP to date your pregnancy depends on having regular cycles and assumes you ovulated released an egg on day 14 of your cycle and conceived right away - none of which may be true. Because few women know the exact day they ovulated or conceived, an ultrasound done in the first.… continue reading »
Oct 27, 2015. Those whose due date has come and gone may wonder whether they should have labor induced with drugs. And pregnant women who already have other children often scramble to find child care during labor. But there haven't been reliable methods to tell a woman exactly when her baby is coming.… continue reading »
Accuracy of Ultrasound in Dating your Pregnancy. An ultrasound can help you determine how far along you are in your pregnancy. Before you consider abortion or seek an abortion clinic, it is important to know how many weeks pregnant you are the gestational age. Even when you can remember when your last menstrual.… continue reading »