When is a baby visible on a ultrasound?

Answer Good question! Usually a foetal heartbeat is detected around week 7 or 8 and this is the time when the first trimester scan is ordered to confirm pregnancy.

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Can you tell the difference between an African American baby and a white baby on a 3D ultrasound?

You cannot determine whether the baby is African American or caucasian on a 3D ultrasound. You can determine the sex of the baby, depending on the position of the baby and how active it's being dur... Read More »

Ultrasound impression reads Splitting is seen in central ecopattern of Left Kidney No calculus is visible in left kidney Prostetomegaly observed is it due to calulus?

I am 9 weeks pregnant scan says im 7 weeks heart beat is good.Is this a serious problem. My baby is healthy or notmiscarriage will happen.Will ultrasound often affect baby?

Ultrasounds are not invasive at all and will not harm you or your baby. If your baby measures 7 weeks but you think you are 9 weeks it could be a number of things. First off, every baby grows at th... Read More »

Can you see a baby on an ultrasound at 3 wks of pregnancy?

There by no means will be a baby, but the thickening of the uterine lining can sometimes be detected.