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U/s at 5 weeks showed gestational sac but no yolk sac. U/s at 6 weeks showed yolk sac but no fetal pole. Is it true that women with irregular cycles have this?

The transvaginal ultrasound a week and 5 days ago measured my pregnancy s gestational age at 5 weeks and 1 day (LMP was 5 weeks, 2 days). There was a gestational sac but no yolk sac. Yesterday, my supposed 6 weeks 6 days LMP, there was a yolk sac but no fetal pole . What s more, my new gestation age measures at 5 weeks, 6 days. I ve read in forums that women who have irregular cycles and ovulation could have this. Is this possible?
Asked On : Sat, 9 Jun 2012
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There is not much difference between the size of the sac and the gestational age. This is not worrisome. Irregular cycles and delayed conception can be the cause of such a finding. Please do not worry.
I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you.
Dr. Rakhi Tayal
Answered: Sat, 7 Jul 2012
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