I just had my first OB appointment today and my doctor said that I was about 14 weeks along. I know I am only 11 weeks and 1 day pregnant! I have had a weird feeling of multipes since about 6 weeks, very heavy feeling , morning sickness ( I didnt have that with my first two pregnancys) along with many other symtoms (symptoms) that I haent had in previous pregnancys. I have also had 3 doses of clomid in the pass year and a half. The last dose about six months ago.
I did tell my doctor that I was unsure of my last period because I wanted an ultrasound, first as a reasurance cause it took so long to get pregnant, I am worried about the baby and secondly because of my thoughts of twins. I know I should have told my doctor the truth. Would I still have measured that far along if she had known? Did she measure correctly? Could it be multiples? Or maybe something is wrong? I have an ultrasound on Febuary 22nd but the waiting is killing me:)
Could It be twins? both my grandmother and mother were pregnant with twin and misscarried in the 5th month, but isnt it supposed to skip a generation?
i have one question as well, i am around 5 weeks or more the doctors said. and i went for an u/s a couple of days ago, they couldn't find the baby so they had to do an internal. that was fine. so they did. all i saw was one little sac they measured it then moved it over and said oh and measured again they never said if it was another baby or not? could that mean twins? i have twins running in my family as well.... i have another u/s for oct 8 th cause they couldn't find the heart beat? but i think that is common for 5wks ? isn't it???
I don't think an internal is very accurate, with my first pregnancy my doctor had put me at 10 weeks based on her internal exam as well as where my uterus was when she was pushing on my stomach etc. Two weeks later I went for an ultrasound and they put me at 8 weeks...Luckily your ultrasound is right around the corner...hang in there and keep us posted!
How did your doctor measure and come up with 14 weeks? Oh, wait ...you said she measured your uterus. Ok. =D
Well, my opinion is that since you've had two other kids, your uterus is 'preparing' early. Many women who've had children find themselves bigger earlier because their body already knows what it's doing. So, perhaps that is why you are measuring bigger.
You won't be able to know for sure how big the baby is measuring or if it is twins until an ultrasound is done. Why is your doctor waiting until Feb. 22nd to do an ultrasound? ...Ok ...I just looked at the date of the original post. =D I'll stop typing now ... ^.^;;
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.