A dating scan is an ultrasound examination which is performed in order to establish the gestational age of the pregnancy. Most dating scans are done with a trans-abdominal transducer and a fullish bladder. If the pregnancy is very early the gestation sac and fetus will not be big enough to see, so the transvaginal approach will give better pictures. Dating scans are usually recommended if there is doubt about the validity of the last menstrual period.
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Log in Sign up. Home Community June Accuracy of dating ultrasound. I had a dating ultrasound at the beginning of this pregnancy because my cycles were all out of whack. They gave me my due date and it seemed to line up with what I thought.
I had my 12 week ultrasound last week and the tech dated me at 11 weeks, 4 days. I'm Ultrasound dating is usually only very accurate until the 12 week mark I had an ultrasound at 6 weeks 2 days, and that's exactly the gestational age they predicted
In case a woman had sex with multiple partners she can find out the father of the child. You have to add days to the first day of the last menstrual period. Usually, women take a pregnancy test when their period is late. But conception occurs two weeks before period. They estimate the gestational age by adding two weeks starting from the first day of last period.