12 week testing
Results & Pictures
, Oct 24 2012 02:39 PM
44 replies to this topic
Posted 24 October 2012 - 02:39 PM
Just thought I would start a separate topic for our 12 week test results so we don't fill the regular chat with pics and what not. So if you want to share results here is a place
My scan is on Friday this week - can't wait!
Posted 24 October 2012 - 02:47 PM
Are you all having both bloods and scan, or some just scan??
Posted 24 October 2012 - 02:57 PM
. I'm finding it hard to keep up with the chat thread
I had my 12 week scan yesterday, and the baby is healthy. She changed my due date to 29th April though! I was always a bit unsure of dates etc. so it's good to have a better idea.
I'm not going to worry about getting another blood test done.
I don't have a scanner, so can't show off the pictures, but will look forward to seeing everyone else's!
Posted 24 October 2012 - 03:34 PM
Both - doing the normal Nuchal Transluceny screening. Had my bloods done last Friday.
LookMumNoHands - congrats on your good results
I had 2 dates last time - one was the 4th and one was the 9th. Hospital went with the 9th while everyone else went with the 4th (the first calculated date). That was fine with me... meant I had 5 more days before they would talk about me being too overdue.... not that it mattered... Zach arrived on the 5th, lol
Edited by sarkazm76, 24 October 2012 - 03:36 PM.
Posted 24 October 2012 - 06:45 PM
Had my scan today everything looks great my dates seem to be moving by a day or two as well!
Meet Baby Bean
Posted 24 October 2012 - 07:14 PM
Woohoo our first pic. Lovely
Oh and a note to others - take a CD or USB stick with you and when you go in ask if you can get a copy of the images so they know you want it from the get go. Not sure if all places do it but it's worth asking
So you have digital copies straight away.
Posted 26 October 2012 - 02:30 PM
Had our 12 week scan today and all is going well.. dates are within 1 or 2 days of what we thought. Due date is staying as 5 May!
We are now very excited. I would love to post a pic but I just can't work out how. Anyone have any tips!
Sarkazm76 - how did you go today?
Edited by waiteduntilnow, 26 October 2012 - 02:32 PM.
Posted 26 October 2012 - 03:00 PM
ooh a big congrats to you both waiteduntilnow that's great news!
no idea how to post a pic sorry, you'll have to await mzer or one of the proud bump ladies to let you know how they popped the pictures in
Posted 26 October 2012 - 03:07 PM
Congrats ladies, can't wait to be sharing my good news next week!
To add a piccie, click full reply, then there is a little logo, the second green one under "fonts" which is "insert image". I think you need to have uploaded the pic to an online photo sharing tool, then link it over.
Hope that helps!!
Posted 26 October 2012 - 03:25 PM
Upload your image to Photobucket then copy & paste the link. thats probably an easy way to shar photos.
then you can take them down when you want to /if you want to.
Posted 26 October 2012 - 06:46 PM
My scan was great - bubs looks fantastic.
Results 1: 604 for Down Syndrome, background risk was 1:225 so it actualy is 3 times better than that
Stoked! Also about 30 times better than with my 1st when I had 1:24!!!
New due date 6th may so 5 days ahead - yay!
Posted 26 October 2012 - 07:44 PM
A big congrats sarcasm. It's nice to see all the happy results starting to come in after all the hesitancy and the losses. Your bub looks very relaxed in there
Posted 26 October 2012 - 08:49 PM
congrats sarkasm... that is awesome news! Great pic, bub looks amazing!
I will work out over the weekend how to post photo's so you can see our image too!
It does feel good for it all to be settling, now just to wait for the M/S and exhaustion to go...
Posted 26 October 2012 - 09:34 PM
Actually bubs would not sit still, lol. 1/2 way through I had to empty my bladder to see if it would make a difference, bubs was a little calmer after that, lol.
Posted 28 October 2012 - 08:44 AM
Lovely scans MZER and sarkazm
sarkazm - it's such a relief to be told the risk for DS is low.
I had my scan nearly a week ago and here he/she is...
Everything was measuring as it should, though I must admit I got a lump in my throat when I saw his/her little hand waving at me
Being 37, my main worry was the DS risk. Going by age alone, my risk is 1:127, however, with my bloods the risk reduced to 1:1050 which I was MEGA relieved to hear.
Posted 29 October 2012 - 01:24 PM
Here is my little alien:
Edited by RealityBites, 29 October 2012 - 01:24 PM.
Posted 29 October 2012 - 02:53 PM
oh my gosh they really are getting fancy with the scan pics aren't they
congrats reality bites on your alien bub
Posted 29 October 2012 - 05:34 PM
I'm loving seeing all your pictures!! They make me even more excited for my scan on Wednesday!
Posted 29 October 2012 - 10:04 PM
Hard tp believe they are just 6cms right now huh? Great pics
Hard tp believe they are just 6cms right now huh? Great pics
Posted 30 October 2012 - 05:56 AM
We had our scan yesterday and all seemed well. It's starting to feel a whole lot more real that there is another baby on the way now!
Here's little version 2.0
Posted 31 October 2012 - 09:02 PM
Here we go...
BTW I did mean to block out my details but really can't be bothered now...
Edited by Seza, 31 October 2012 - 09:07 PM.
Posted 31 October 2012 - 09:17 PM
Aww, I am loving all the baby scans! I am getting excited (and nervous) about ours!
Posted 01 November 2012 - 05:19 AM
Loving the pictures
Posted 01 November 2012 - 12:05 PM
So relieved, got my results today.
My risk has gone from 1/70 to 1/1170! Haven't got the pictures scanned yet.
Posted 01 November 2012 - 12:55 PM
Congrats to everyone on their good results and the lovely scan photos! Mine is tomorrow morning, totally freaked out....As I am am old bag ( 39!) I am expecting higher risk than last time....
Good luck to those still coming up..
1 user(s) are reading this topic
0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users
You really don't realise everything your parents did for you until you find yourself doing them for your own children ... vomit catching and all.
When you're a baby, even getting off a bed and onto the floor can be a tricky procedure.
It is a quiet video, less than a half-minute long. It features no flourishes to speak of. It has no kittens doing kitten things. None of the things that often make a video go viral.
Rugby league star Anthony Watmough and his wife Elle have shared their joy at learning their unborn baby, who was thought to have Trisomy 18, was cleared of the fatal condition.
To celebrate the Home Entertainment release of Shaun the Sheep Movie, Essential Kids and Universal Sony Pictures Home Entertainment are offering one winner and their family a holiday to a farm.
I may have lost that particular friend years ago, but I have gained so much from that experience.
It's far more than just a bag for nappies - it's the travel companion for your baby that should contain all the things you might need when away from home base.
The biggest joy of our daughter's name is that people really light up when they hear it (pun intended).
The Pyjama Jam! tour will see Justine Clarke returning to more intimate venues around Australia, creating the perfect comfy and cozy atmosphere for a PJ party.
When Brittany and Brandon Buell's son Jaxon was born missing much of his brain and skull, doctors said he only had days to live.
Emily Bingham had been asked about her baby making plans one too many times.
Thinking of investing in meal replacement shakes to slim down ahead of summer?
It is among the most delicate and difficult dilemmas in medicine: Should a pregnant woman who has received a cancer diagnosis begin treatment before her child is born?
Vote for your favourite pregnancy, baby and toddler products for your chance to win your share of $2500 in cash prizes.
Looking for a baby name with a nod to nature, or one with an organic meaning? Check out our list to get inspired.
That cup of Joe is just the boost your body needs.
An illiterate and poverty stricken mother has abandoned her newborn triplets at hospital because she cannot afford to care for them.
The first time my oldest daughter called me 'Mum', she was 17.
A recent Facebook photo post is prompting widespread discussion of an emotional topic for many parents: rainbow babies.
Dozens of young women have had virgin births after undergoing IVF in Britain, it has been reported.
Your baby might be crawling around in hundreds of dollars worth of clothing.
A one-hour difference to the day is pretty big deal when you're little.
The frontiers of life are advancing ever further into uncharted territory.
Fashion designer Stella McCartney has honoured her late mum, Linda McCartney, by designing a special bra for post-mastectomy patients.
Mark Harris has helped deliver 500 babies. And he's now telling fathers what to expect.
Being a calm parent takes a lot of work, sometimes more than is obvious to those around us.
It's cool, kind of like a second childhood. I love him to bits and think, on average, I'm an okay dad. But I also want to talk about the other stuff.
He may have only lived for 100 minutes, but that didn't stop baby Teddy from saving the lives of others.
A haunting reminder to stay mindful about babies in cars, especially as we approach summer.
Tongue-tie can cause feeding problems. However once it is diagnosed, the condition can be easily treated.
Some people move frequently, while others like to stay put. But everyone finds it stressful.
The birth of her first child should have been happiest of times for Campsie mother Phuong Cao, but friends say it marked the beginning of when her life began to unravel.
It was an experiment doomed to failure - they were looking for male cells in female bodies. And their search was stunningly successful.
A gorgeous photo series shows babies in the first hours after their birth - as they were positioned in the womb.
We don't know what he's saying, but this baby has a very clear message for his bulldog pal: let's walk - NOW.
Without a doubt, one of the best gifts for a toddler turning two or three is a play kitchen.
With a few simple tips you can take your images from random happy snaps to lovely clean images that create beautiful lasting memories.
The Essential Baby Awards are on now, and we need your help! Have your say on your top picks and you'll go in the draw to win a share of $2500.