Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
166 Doctors are Online

What does a scan result showing absence of sack or baby in a 3 months pregnant mean ?

hi .. i am 18 years old .. and just found out im pregnant my last proper period was september but i have a little period on 14th january. test i done (clearblue) told me im 3+ pregnant . iv been for a scan today and theres no baby or sack does that mean iv lost the baby ? i have had No bleeding just discarge would my pregnacy still go on iv had 3 posative pregancy test ..iv got reali bad indigestion and heart burn ??
Asked On : Wed, 23 Feb 2011
Answers:  1 Views:  42
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
OBGYN 's  Response
First its not likely that you will get 3 false positive tests.Also if you had aborted in jan then the test would be weakly positive or even negative by now.I need you to understand that by now any pregnancy sac should have shown up and if not then its not a good sign since your test is positive.You need to rule out ectopic pregnancy.Take a blood test this time and repeat the scan.Also get beta hcg levels done.See a gynaecologist asap.
Answered: Wed, 23 Feb 2011
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor