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Is it safe to have an ultrasonic facial when pregnant and in the first trimester?

Jul 2012
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Is it safe to have an ultrasonic facial while pregnant (first trimester)?
Posted Sun, 16 Sep 2012 in Pregnancy
Answered by Dr. Praveen Rodrigues 2 hours later
Hi there XXXXXXX XXXXXXX Your question is very specific & so shall tailor my answer to XXXXXXX your requirements: Yes ultrasonic facial while pregnant (1st trimester) is SAFE. Ensure they use the 'old fashioned' lead shield that radiographers' use for extra protection over your abdomen more for the extra mental comfort!
Here's wishing you a safe & uneventful pregnancy & delivery. Cheers!
Dr Praveen Rodrigues MD
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