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baby scans

(5 Posts)
Gingerpusstat Wed 09-Sep-09 19:58:51

I'm pregnant for the first time and live in Bristol. I'd like to know when I will be offered a scan/scans during my pregnancy.

boodleboot Wed 09-Sep-09 20:29:52

its 12 weeks down in the SE unless you are not sure of your dates in which case they give you an early dating scan which is usually up to a week from gp/midwife request. The another anomaly scan at 20-22 wks to check all the major organs.

Gingerpusstat Wed 09-Sep-09 20:41:49

I'm pretty sure of my dates - I'll be 12 weeks around mid October.
These last few weeks have seemed to pass so slowly - October seems like an age away. I guess it feels longer because we've not told anyone yet.
I really want to have my first scan before I spread the news.

Nocoffeenoworkee Wed 09-Sep-09 21:06:19

I too live in Bristol and I'm just about to have my dating scan at 10 weeks, and I am sure of my dates - as far as I can tell they are happy to do your dating scan from 10 weeks onwards. Congratulations!

Gingerpusstat Fri 11-Sep-09 21:08:49

Thank you!
I just got my first scan date in the post this morning! It'll be at the end of September.

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