My baby is too small

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My baby is too small

Postby mountainbaby » Tue Mar 18, 2014 7:26 am

I have been TTC for over a year and got lucky last month. Yesterday I went for a private scan at what should have been 8 weeks. However my baby only measured 6 weeks and 4 days. Saw a heart beat but sometimes it was nice and fast and at other times slow. I was panicked but sonographer said I probably got my dates wrong. I know they weren't that wrong though.

Today I started spotting. Hoping it is cervix irritation from tv ultrasound but fearing the worst.
TTC since Oct 12

BFP - Feb 2014, Natural MC 18 March, 8 weeks, 4 days.

BFP - June 2014
US - 18.7.14 - baby measuring 8+1. Strong, clear heartbeat.


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Re: My baby is too small

Postby haven12 » Tue Mar 18, 2014 8:38 am

I'm so sorry! I know that this can be so worrisome. Did they schedule another ultrasound in the next week or two? If not, I would get them to schedule one for sooner than later. On the positive side, at lease there was a strong heartbeat sometimes! Maybe your baby was a late implanter and started growing a little late... praying for peace and a healthy baby!
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Re: My baby is too small

Postby B Michaelson » Tue Mar 18, 2014 11:46 am

Fx mountainbaby. I hope there is good news at your next scan.
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Hashimotos, JHS/EDS, ANA negative, 1 Fallopian tube
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TTC #1 Aug 2012 - May 2014
DS - Born Jan 2015
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May 2017 :bfp:

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2004 - 7.5 weeks
Oct 2013 - 6w6d ruptured ectopic
Jan 2014 - Chemical

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