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Pregnant. Doctor can't see baby in ultrasound. What is the correct time to go for an ultrasound?

I found out I was pregnant last month on the 23th I went for my 1st scan on the 26th didn t see no bby..I went today too two different ob.gyn office got two sons done the 1st doctor said I was only 5weeks..and the 2nd doctor said I was 6weeks n 2days at 16mm but both doctor didn t see no bby ..can u plz help me understand this
Asked On : Mon, 21 May 2012
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Welcome to Healthcaremagic.

If the Urine pregnancy test was done and it showed positive then the pregnancy is strongly considered.

In gestation of 5 to 6 weeks a gestation sac is seen in the scan not the baby.The measurements during that time are always not universal.Hence, I would ask you to be patient and get a scan at around 7 the week where fetal heart can be visualised by the ultrasound scan.

Wish you the best.

Answered: Mon, 21 May 2012
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