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Gender detection of the fetus - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Pregnancy
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   hi doctor , my wife is pregnant now , it's been 4 weeks , i want to find out the gender of my new baby
Doctor :   It is not possible now

User :   how many days i have to wait to find out
Doctor :  
Also restricted in many countries
Doctor :  
It is unethical
User :   i am in usa
User :   now
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
Is it fine there?
User :   i already have 3 daughter , we wanna have son
Doctor :   Ok

User :   what i have to do now
Doctor :  
It would be possible to know after 10 weeks
Doctor :  
You will need to wait till then
User :   where i have to go to find out
User :   what is the procedure
Doctor :   Radiologist

Doctor :  
An ultrasound scan would be done
User :   in six week they will determine the gender?
Doctor :   No

Doctor :  
10 weeks is necessary
Doctor :  
Some doctors opine for 12 weeks

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