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okay so I went for an ultrasound today, according to my DR I am due August 17th which puts me at 27 weeks today.
however the baby was measuring at 28 weeks 6 days and weighs 2 lbs 14 oz ( giving me a possible new due date of August 4th according the ultrasound tech ) .......I won't hear back from my DR til Monday on if there is nay concerns about this.....but I was wondering if anybody else had this and should I be concerned??
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I had a ultrasound tuesday at 31w1d and the tech said my baby weighs about 4 1/2 pounds and measures about a week ahead and I asked if that changes my due date and she said it didnt change it at all
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My due date is also Aug 17! :) My last ultrasound was back in March so I have no clue what the measurements are now...Congrats on the pregnancy!
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Im due August 17 :) but I was wondering why did u have an ultrasound this late?? My last one was April so im kinda jealous lol
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At 26 weeks this one was weighing 3lbs already. Don't worry about it, as long as baby is growing and his organs are developing its all good :) my oldest was born at 36 weeks and weighed 9lbs even lol
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And despite all my health problems with that pregnancy I did not have gestational diabetes which very well could have been the cause of his weight HAD I had it.
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Goodness! 9 lbs at 36 wks?? That kid woulda been a 12 pounder at 40!
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If u do have a big baby then u will probly have ti have a c-section because u peobs wont b able to deliver vaginally! but weight can vary they can never really tell how much it ways till u have it
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I KNOW!!! Lol
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I measured a couple weeks bigger at the end of my pregnancy. Baby was nine pounds :) induced at 39 weeks. Not terribly uncommon :)
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That happen to me.i should be 27w2d with due date aug 18.but with my last ultrasound my ob said 29w with due date july 27.cause my baby big.but i don't have gestasional diabetes.i confuse too..
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Thanks :) you guys helped my mind to be at ease...thankfully I don't have gestational diabetes otherwise I would be super worried..... I had an ultrasound so late because at my last one in April the baby was being difficult and wouldn't let the tech get a good look at it's heart to make sure it look normal so my DR had me wait a few weeks before they tried again and this time they got the clear shot they wanted so hopefully everything looks good.
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