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What are these percentiles?

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Nam095 Tue 23-Feb-21 18:03:13

I had my 20 week scan today and they gave me this sheet with the measurements of the baby. I don’t understand what the placements of the dots mean, the majority are in the middle of the scales so does that mean 50th percentile? I didn’t take notice of the results until I was already in the car home so didn’t ask the sonographer

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1990shopefulftm Tue 23-Feb-21 18:06:18

Yes most of them are the 50th percentile

Izzymay Tue 23-Feb-21 20:42:09

I the line in the centre of the scale indicates the 50th percentile, and the black diamond shows where your babies measurements fall. So yes as you’ve said most of them are at or around the 50th percentile.

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