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Measuring smaller than normal

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jlo1234 Fri 06-Nov-09 12:19:20

i went to see my midwife this morning and she measured how big my tummy was. i am 32 weeks in a few days and measuring at 30.

i know that they only normally have concern if they baby is either more than 2 under or more than 2 over, but normally i am measuring a little bit over what i am
E.g at 25+5 i was just over 26cm, and at 28+5 i was measuring just over 29cm.

it wasnt my usual midwife and have never seen this one before, she didnt say anything but i dont know if this is anythin to be a bit concerned about?

BlueChampagne Fri 06-Nov-09 12:22:48

I'm sure there's nothing to worry about, but you can always phone your normal midwife if it puts your mind at rest.

The tape measure method is not very accurate; my midwife doesn't bother, just has a good feel! I was consistently small with my 1st and he came out a healthy 3.4kg.

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