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How is a dating scan calculated

Published: 09.01.2018

Early scans can be out by 5 days or so but I thought by 12 weeks they were regarded as fairly accurate. Related articles Screening for Down's syndrome Screening tests in pregnancy.

A dating scan is one that is performed in order to establish the gestational age of the pregnancy, is calculated from your last menstrual period.

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I'm really panicking and have to wait ten days for another ultrasound. Health A-Z Pregnancy and baby. The earlier the ultrasound is done, the more accurate it is at estimating the baby's due date. We subscribe to the HONcode principles of the Health On the Net Foundation. In your Birth Club, you can meet other mums and mums-to-be whose due date, or baby's birth date, is the same as yours.

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The scan also gives a due date, which is sometimes a small range of dates due to a difference with your own dating attempt.

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