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Any 2nd Timers NOT felt movement at 16 weeks ?!

(6 Posts)
peppermintpig Sun 27-Jul-08 15:18:11

Hi - I'm just escaping this heat for a minute to lie down yet again and see if I can feel my mini piglet moving. Have read so much on here about movements from 11 - 12 weeks that I'm getting paranoid as I've had a missed miscarriage already this year.

Am I naturally worried or paranoid ???

magnolia74 Sun 27-Jul-08 15:23:01

With ds1 (5th baby 4th pg) I didn't feel movement until nearly 20 weeks. I'm sure its coz my tummy had stretched smile

Are you seeing a midwife yet? At 16 weeks a heartbeat should be heard to put your mind at rest maybe xx

peppermintpig Sun 27-Jul-08 15:38:29

Thanks Magnolia - 20 weeks is more reassuring! No not seeing midwide yet. Had booking in at 12 wk scan. I have a scan at 21 weeks and then 1st m/w appointment should be at 28 weeks! Actually receptionist made a mistake and has made it for 24 weeks. If I don't feel anything this week coming I might make an appointment just for reassurance.

Anyone else ?

MrsMattie Sun 27-Jul-08 15:43:56

Couldn't be sure I felt anything this time round until 19 weeks.

MKG Sun 27-Jul-08 15:45:13

I didn't feel movement (that I knew wasn't gas) in either my pregnancies until around 20 weeks. But then again neither of them moved a lot anyway.

Kiwifruit Sun 27-Jul-08 20:59:08

I'm 18 weeks with DC2 and only just starting to think that I might be feeling something, but still can't be sure. It is a bit weird, as my belly is HUGE , so weird to look so pregnant but not feel anything (guess it's just because there's so much room in there at the moment!). Got my 20 week scan a week on Wed, so that should give me some reassurance...

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