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32 weeks pregnant. Ultrasound done. Normal?

Im 32 weeks pregnant.Had an ultrasound which showed single alive fetus with longitudinal cephalic position. The placenta is right lateral and anterior wall grade 2 placenta not low lying, liquor is adequate,BPD is 78 mm, F.L is 60 mm, HC is 282 mm, AC is 72 mm, umbilical cord : 3 vessel cord loop of cord around the neck.. Plx explain me the report.. Is it normal? Plx help thanks.
Asked On : Fri, 26 Apr 2013
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Mar 2013
Thank you for your quqery.
Normal fetal biometry at 32 weeks should be :
BPD - 81 mm
FL 62
HC - 288
AC - 283.
BPD means biparietal diameter and HC means head circumference, both measure fetal head size.
FL is femur length, length of thighs.
AC is abdominal circumference.
Your report is normal.
However, the AC value is either mistyped or grossly abnormal.
The baby is lying with the head in the pelvis which is normal.
Placenta and amniotic fluid are normal.
Take care.
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