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Is it safe to have an ultrasonic facial during pregnancy? What are the risks?

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Is it safe to have an ULTRASONIC facial during pregnancy? If not, why not (what are the risks)?
Posted Sun, 16 Sep 2012 in Women's Health
Answered by Dr. Minoo Bhagia 2 hours later


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Any kind of waves should be avoided in first trimester as this is the period of organogenesis and you never know what kind of exposures you are going to have which might be harmful to fetus.

They say that they are safe but no research has been carried which is authentic so it is better to avoid them up to 3 months and after that you can get them done if you want.

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