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#1 Nervy

Posted 09 October 2012 - 02:01 PM

I thought i would start this thread so we can keep track of our first scans and how they went! hheart.gif





#2 gonggirl

Posted 09 October 2012 - 08:07 PM

23 October, I should be 7w 4d. Can't wait, hoping to see a flicker in a bean! Even though I saw that last time and it was 145bpm. I feel deep down it will be okay original.gif

#3 Nervy

Posted 10 October 2012 - 06:17 AM

I'm 18th October, should be 7w+3d, seems like ages away!!I am positive too!!

#4 Lachlans_Mummy

Posted 10 October 2012 - 09:55 AM

26th of October for me...so worried!

But should be 7w6d and hoping to see a perfect little miracle to ease my worried mind  original.gif

#5 FeralMuddyPuddles

Posted 10 October 2012 - 11:36 AM

Today at 2pm, will be 6 weeks.... Will update later!

#6 FeralMuddyPuddles

Posted 10 October 2012 - 02:28 PM

Ok scan showed spot on for 6 weeks, measuring 2mm and heartbeat 104bpm. Both OB and DH and I very happy! Back for another Appt and scan in 2 weeks on the 24th.

#7 RosieCotton

Posted 10 October 2012 - 02:53 PM

26 October. Should be 7 weeks 6 days. Have been googling scans so I know what to expect...is that a bit weird?

#8 Nervy

Posted 10 October 2012 - 03:27 PM

Not at all rosie!! Zaacaa thats great news!! How come you have to go back in two weeks? for the dating? How exciting!

#9 gonggirl

Posted 10 October 2012 - 05:46 PM

I was thinking the same nervy original.gif congrats zaccaa xx

#10 Adamira

Posted 10 October 2012 - 06:01 PM

Done 2 hpt, still don't believe it but! Have a scan tomorrow, but if I am pregnant I would be maybe 4 weeks. So I don't think they could see anything anyway.


#11 FeralMuddyPuddles

Posted 10 October 2012 - 06:05 PM

2 weeks is my next OB appt, and I get scanned at every appt in his rooms!

#12 ellik

Posted 10 October 2012 - 09:16 PM

My first scan is 17/10, Ill be 7w2d. Some days worried, some days not. Just hoping for a strong, healthy heartbeat  smile1.gif

#13 Gel_Bel

Posted 11 October 2012 - 09:05 AM

My first scan is on the 30th! I'll be 8 weeks!!
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#14 pem

Posted 11 October 2012 - 03:17 PM

Tomorrow -eek!

#15 Adamira

Posted 11 October 2012 - 03:34 PM

So I had my scan today. Measuring 5w1d, but according to lmp I should be 8 weeks. Has that ever happened to anyone else? Rushed to dr after scan and they said hcg level was 1200. Good if I'm 5 weeks but bad if I'm not. Apart from not adding up it all looks ok so far original.gif

#16 Nervy

Posted 11 October 2012 - 05:46 PM

Good luck at your Pem will be looking out to see how u go!


Adamira, sounds like your dates are off, but if you were 8 weeks i think you would be due in May? Are you sure you are 8 weeks? How long are your normal cycles? The main thing is that they said all looks well! I dont go by LMP because well i didnt have a period for 3 months and got pregnant and with my DS my cycles were about 38 days long.

#17 Nervy

Posted 11 October 2012 - 05:46 PM

Good luck at your Pem will be looking out to see how u go!


Adamira, sounds like your dates are off, but if you were 8 weeks i think you would be due in May? Are you sure you are 8 weeks? How long are your normal cycles? The main thing is that they said all looks well! I dont go by LMP because well i didnt have a period for 3 months and got pregnant and with my DS my cycles were about 38 days long.

#18 Adamira

Posted 11 October 2012 - 07:05 PM

Hey everyone!
Nervy my cycles are completely erratic too. The dr said as long as the blood tests match the ultrasound that is what they will use. So that would make me 5 weeks1 day. Just in case did another blood test today so hopefully the results show an increase.
I have to have another scan in two weeks, just to make sure, but like you said as long as all is well biggrin.gif
This would make my due date mid June, unless something changes.


#19 pem

Posted 12 October 2012 - 03:28 PM

All good at today's scan (breathes a sigh of relief). Put me back by 4 days but oh well. Heartbeat was 130. It was a trans vaginal scan but one of the best scan experiences I have ever had. Oh and even tho I have had high HCG levels there is only one. Next scan in 2 weeks. Will try to relax until then (I have miscarried after a heartbeat has been detected before).

#20 Nervy

Posted 12 October 2012 - 03:49 PM

Yay Pem!!
How many weeks are you now? Is it later than you were when you miscarried? I always find that making it past the point you were last time is a big milestone! hheart.gif

#21 pem

Posted 12 October 2012 - 04:08 PM

Nervy - I am 6w2d and no I was 8 weeks when i had the scan and miscarried at 10 so I have a few weeks to wait. Having said that tho I have also had a successful healthy pg too with my darling DS so I'm not too on edge

#22 Nervy

Posted 12 October 2012 - 06:20 PM

Exactley, I just think that every single baby had to be 6 weeks and 20mm at some stage!



#23 theweehaggis

Posted 13 October 2012 - 04:50 PM

QUOTE (Adamira @ 11/10/2012, 04:34 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
So I had my scan today. Measuring 5w1d, but according to lmp I should be 8 weeks. Has that ever happened to anyone else? Rushed to dr after scan and they said hcg level was 1200. Good if I'm 5 weeks but bad if I'm not. Apart from not adding up it all looks ok so far original.gif

Hey Adamira, (and everyone else!)
Been stalking the june DiGs because all being well i could end up here (currently in May) my last lmp was 8weeks ago but my dating scan (at what i thought was 7weeks) put me at 5weeks.. all they could see was the sac.. have another scan in a fortnights time - should be 8 weeks along by then. Such a long agonising wait to see if things have developed!! Ive had no negative signs but little symptoms.. but eith DD i had few too - just tired- a walking zombie come 5pm.

Its hard the not knowing. my doc seemed completely unphased by it..

#24 ChilliDog

Posted 15 October 2012 - 08:49 AM

I'm having my first scan on the 5th Nov when I'll be 8+3. I think my scan will actually tell me I'm a few days less as I think I O'd a bit late this month.

We were hoping to get in sooner but couldn't get an appointment any earlier that DH could get time away from work to attend. Oh well...

Glad to hear those who have had scans already have had good results.

#25 Nel118

Posted 15 October 2012 - 06:40 PM

My first scan isn't until 19th November - which is my 12 week scan - it's soooooo far away!




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