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Bubba19alicia Mon 26-Jan-15 21:44:14

I am having a scan tomorrow, and I am 8+5 weeks, I had a small bleed yesterday, do you get to keep a photo as this is not the normal 12 week scan?

EhricLovesTheBhrothers Mon 26-Jan-15 21:47:08

I doubt it. You could ask but they often charge for scan pictures.

Jcee Mon 26-Jan-15 21:47:08

When I was in your position and had a scan, I did get offered a couple of pics but only once the Dr had established all was ok. Good luck!

Bubba19alicia Mon 26-Jan-15 21:49:22

Was just wondering, thankyou!smile would only like one as I'm a worrier an think it would help me to look at it and think that everything will be fine!

ToriB34 Mon 26-Jan-15 21:51:42

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

Frolicacid Mon 26-Jan-15 21:53:11

I had a scan at 8+5 and was given photos. It was a private one, so nhs may be different.
Baby is little more than a blob! But having them to look back at kind of makes it feel real.

I hope it all goes ok for you flowers

Bubba19alicia Mon 26-Jan-15 21:55:59

Thanks girls! And I hope so too Frolicacid, had two previous miscarriages at 4 and 5 weeks, and yesterday had a bleed and sharp pains in my left side :/ took the hospital 7 hours before they even got to me! Fingers crossed flowers

woodwaj Mon 26-Jan-15 22:07:23

I got one at 6 weeks on nhs.

bellaboo88 Mon 26-Jan-15 22:09:03

I'm sorry to say I didn't. Not even allowed to take a photo of the screen sad

HollyBen Mon 26-Jan-15 22:09:29

The first time i had a positive outcome scan at 8 weeks i got given a photo. The second time i didn't

Bubba19alicia Mon 26-Jan-15 22:11:17

Really really hope I get one, think whether you get one or not is probably down to different districts and areas with different rules/funding.

Nononon Mon 26-Jan-15 22:14:50

I had an early scan with my second child (currently 6 weeks and kicking about on the floor in front of me) after a bleed. I did get given a picture which I didn't expect and was lovely to receive. Couldn't make head nor tail of it mind but it was still lovely to see the teeny blob anyway. Congratulations

woodwaj Mon 26-Jan-15 22:31:22

Defo ask! Worst scenario they say no! I was offered though. Good luck with the scan!

Jodie1982 Mon 26-Jan-15 23:58:10

I've had a few emergency early scans and was never allowed a photo. sad

TwoAndTwoEqualsChaos Tue 27-Jan-15 00:09:56

I had regular scans from 6 -12 weeks and from 20+ and only stopped getting photos after the Baby was too big and made no sense on the screen ...

thesmallbear Tue 27-Jan-15 02:29:13

My EPU don't give out photos and there are signs in the waiting room to that effect. Good luck and thinking of you.

LittleHornbill Tue 27-Jan-15 06:20:16

Where I am you buy a ticket in the waiting room for £3 and exchange it for a print out. I had a scan yesterday, was supposed to be 12 weeks but turned out to be 8 and she gave DH a print out and told him to keep the ticket for next time.
Could be because she scared us so much though, being earlier than expected she couldn't see anything and I had to have an internal scan instead.

Swanny84 Tue 27-Jan-15 07:41:58

Our hospital charge £4 for photos but when we had a reassurance scan at 7w 6 days she gave us one for free which was lovely of her. We were just so relieved baby was in right place with heartbeat I didn't think to ask so was an added bonus. Hope baby is ok

CoodleMoodle Tue 27-Jan-15 07:50:30

We got a picture at 7ish weeks, and it was free. Just a blob but very special!

We had a few more scans and if we got a pic we were asked to put some money in the donation box.

losthermind Tue 27-Jan-15 10:21:18

I was given a free pic at the epau when I went for an early scan
But every clinic is differant

GotToBeInItToWinIt Tue 27-Jan-15 10:23:50

I had an early scan due to spotting at 8+5 last time and wasn't offered any photos, although to be honest you couldn't see much anyway. I had a private reassurance scan at 8+6 this time and got photos but that was probably because we paid for it smile.

Swanny84 Tue 27-Jan-15 17:47:32

How did your scan go bubba? Xx

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