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Nub theory

(24 Posts)
misshappy88 Thu 09-Feb-17 11:05:48

What do you guys think

mumxof3x Thu 09-Feb-17 11:37:20

Girl, long flat nub

Jellybabie3 Thu 09-Feb-17 11:38:14

Yes i agree its a girl

misshappy88 Thu 09-Feb-17 11:46:17

Oh really TBH I thought boy we have two boys already so girl would be lovely smile

AmyG87 Thu 09-Feb-17 12:42:58

Can I jump in smile x

misshappy88 Thu 09-Feb-17 14:15:12

Others are saying they can't even see one :/

misshappy88 Thu 09-Feb-17 17:47:27

Anyone ? X

Jooni Thu 09-Feb-17 17:53:36

Girl I think. Though I was convinced mine was a girl by nub and skull theory and he's a he!

misshappy88 Thu 09-Feb-17 18:02:23

Have you got a picture of yours ? Yeah I think mines boy haha

mumxof3x Thu 09-Feb-17 18:31:51

There's a nub and it's girly. I can post you mine up if you like

misshappy88 Thu 09-Feb-17 18:33:47

Yes please

mumxof3x Thu 09-Feb-17 18:33:48

This is my 5th baby's nub. As you can see, it's a girl one. And she's definitely a she smile

misshappy88 Thu 09-Feb-17 18:40:58

Aw wow congrats smile so you defo think mines a girl

mumxof3x Thu 09-Feb-17 19:41:42

I'd say it is likely going by the nub your having a girl. But there are sometimes factors that come into it such as exact gestation when you had the scan, and sometimes other things are not captured such as any shadowing on the nub which can mean boy, but from what I see it is a girl nub smile

misshappy88 Thu 09-Feb-17 19:44:01

Thankyou yeh one person said girl with my little boy so I'm dubious like x

mumxof3x Thu 09-Feb-17 19:53:14

My third little boy looked like a girl by the nub but I since found out that both sexes start off looking girly but then the boy nub will rise and change as time progresses....so thats why gestation is important. It gets more reliable the further on.

misshappy88 Thu 09-Feb-17 19:54:34

I'm twelve weeks 4 days xxxx

annlee3817 Thu 09-Feb-17 22:29:32

Mrshappy - girl
Amy87 - I'd say boy, looks like stacking at the end of the nub

Congrats both smile

misshappy88 Fri 10-Feb-17 01:16:11

Yeah tanks Aimee it's all so exciting xx

misshappy88 Fri 10-Feb-17 01:16:45

Sorry auto correct didn't mean to get your name wrong

misshappy88 Fri 10-Feb-17 15:30:35

A girl just said to me that the nub on this picture is far to long ? And laughed saying it wasn't one :/

mumxof3x Fri 10-Feb-17 15:57:22

In my opinion if is a nub, post this picture on a forum called in-gender, those will tell you for sure. It is longer than the norm that you see, but it could have just been imaged like this on the picture. In my experience of seeing cords on scan they look like a bobbly wiggly line. Not straight and forked, that looks exactly like a nub just a tad on the long side.

misshappy88 Fri 10-Feb-17 16:08:31

The midwife said the placenta is facing the other way maybe that's why ?

user24688 Fri 19-May-17 17:25:49

Defo girl sorry I name changed I have a 4d scan tomorrow just a check up but I'm due august can't wait

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