How accurate are 4D ultrasounds?

Answer A 4D ultrasound is more accurate than traditional ultrasounds in determining the sex of the baby. These ultrasounds are also highly accurate in assisting doctors to detect problems during the pregn... Read More »

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How accurate are ultrasounds in determining date of conception?

On One Hand: Margin of ErrorAccording to Dr. Arthur T. Ollendorf, a professor of obstetrics at the University of Cincinnati, estimated conception dates from ultrasounds performed during the first t... Read More »

Midwifery and Ultrasounds?

Ultrasound images provides a sneak peek into the womb. Sound waves travel from the ultrasound machine through the abdominal and uterine walls to obtain an image of the unborn baby. MIdwives routine... Read More »

Why are ultrasounds preformed on shoulders?

They will use the ultrasound to look for damage to the muscles and ligaments of the rotator cuff, and perhaps to look for tears in the glenoid labrum.The shoulder is a ball in socket joint, but the... Read More »

Are Nuchal Translucency Ultrasounds 3D?

According to the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vienna, Austria, 3D nuchal translucency ultrasounds are performed during the first trimester (11 to 14 weeks) of pregnancy. They give a bet... Read More »