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#1 sarkazm76

Posted 24 October 2012 - 02:39 PM

Hey ladies,

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 original.gif  lol.

My scan is on Friday this week - can't wait!



#2 bright*future

Posted 24 October 2012 - 02:47 PM

Great idea!!

Are you all having both bloods and scan, or some just scan??

#3 LookMumNoHands

Posted 24 October 2012 - 02:57 PM

Great idea  original.gif . I'm finding it hard to keep up with the chat thread  blush.gif

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!

#4 sarkazm76

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 original.gif  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.


#5 MZER

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



#6 sarkazm76

Posted 24 October 2012 - 07:14 PM

Woohoo our first pic.  Lovely original.gif

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 original.gif  So you have digital copies straight away.

#7 waiteduntilnow

Posted 26 October 2012 - 02:30 PM

Hi All

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.


#8 SFML

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

#9 bright*future

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!!

#10 Madline

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. original.gif then you can take them down when you want to /if you want to.

#11 sarkazm76

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 biggrin.gif  Stoked!  Also about 30 times better than with my 1st when I had 1:24!!!

Very relieved.
New due date 6th may so 5 days ahead - yay!


#12 SFML

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 original.gif

#13 waiteduntilnow

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...

#14 sarkazm76

Posted 26 October 2012 - 09:34 PM

Thanks biggrin.gif

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.


#15 scruff101

Posted 28 October 2012 - 08:44 AM

Lovely scans MZER and sarkazm  biggrin.gif

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 wub.gif
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.


#16 RealityBites

Posted 29 October 2012 - 01:24 PM

Here is my little alien:


Edited by RealityBites, 29 October 2012 - 01:24 PM.


#17 SFML

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 biggrin.gif

#18 newseason

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!  eexcite.gif

#19 sarkazm76

Posted 29 October 2012 - 10:04 PM

Hard tp believe they are just 6cms right now huh?  Great pics original.gif


Hard tp believe they are just 6cms right now huh?  Great pics original.gif


#20 jane09

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



#21 Seza

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.


#22 starfire

Posted 31 October 2012 - 09:17 PM

Aww, I am loving all the baby scans! I am getting excited (and nervous) about ours!

#23 LookMumNoHands

Posted 01 November 2012 - 05:19 AM

Loving the pictures  biggrin.gif

#24 Rubyroo

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.

#25 pisceschick

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.. original.gif




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