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5 weeks pregnant empty sac.?

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CarrieBaby2 Tue 01-Dec-15 16:52:05

Is this normal?

LouLou030783 Tue 01-Dec-15 17:42:42

Yeah at 5 weeks all u will see if yolk sac too early to see baby at this stage x

CarrieBaby2 Tue 01-Dec-15 18:15:43

Ok. Thanks..

GoApeShit Tue 01-Dec-15 19:45:15

Different scans will show different things. It depends on a lot of factors. With DS I saw a heartbeat at 5+6. With my second pregnancy (ended in MC) I had a scan at 6+4 (was actually 5+6) and saw a sac with fetal pole but no heartbeat.

Can you give us a bit more info? Are you 5+0? If so I would say don't worry unless you've had other symptoms such as spotting or cramping which might be a cause for concern. If not, then the chances are all is fine but it's just too early to spot anything yet.

Did you have an internal scan? Often external ones at this stage show up very little.

CarrieBaby2 Tue 01-Dec-15 20:17:23


Bad cramping for over a week.
Have only known for a week today.

Conception was 7nov
(I dont get periods) so they are putting me down as around 5 and a half weeks.

GoApeShit Tue 01-Dec-15 20:32:06

Even if you were absolutely, 100% certain of your dates then the chances are you will have to go back for another scan in a couple of weeks to check progress or wait until your 12 week scan.

Cramps can be normal in early pregnancy.

I know it's hard but try not to panic. Find things to distract yourself. Can you book another scan in a couple of weeks for reassurance?

Champagneformyrealfriends Tue 01-Dec-15 21:18:07

Cramps like period pains? Totally normal - I got them for about 12 weeks on and off. Try to look after yourself and relax xxx

CarrieBaby2 Tue 01-Dec-15 21:19:06

Have another scan on tuesday i think.
Such a waiting game.. Already a week has passed sad

GoApeShit Wed 02-Dec-15 17:43:56

Waiting is shit. It really is thanks

Alice1983 Wed 02-Dec-15 19:20:51

Hi Carrie, please let us know how it went. flowers

CarrieBaby2 Wed 02-Dec-15 22:15:05

I will do.

Cant tell this pregnancy is alot different than my first one. confused

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