Ultrasound Examination Results At 23 Weeks Gestation?
Afternoon, I want to ask about the results of the ultrasound 23w5d .. BPD 5.53 cm AC 18.74 cm FL 4.93cm HC 21.80 cm HL 4.17 cm BBJ 636 grams is it normal? Because yesterday the doctor had said that the fetal head is smaller than the baby’s stomach aka microchepalus and obesity, how about that? Is there a solution … because my husband and I are worried
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Ultrasound examination is one of the supporting examinations used to assess the condition of pregnancy, but usually it would be better if combined with other examinations such as direct examination by a doctor, cardiotocography to see the welfare of the fetus, echocardiography to see the fetal heart. The condition of ultrasound that is described is usually in the second trimester of pregnancy is head circumference where the gestational age around 24 weeks is around 6.2 to 6.4 cm and for abdominal circumference is usually around 17.3 to 17.5 cm where this can usually vary depending on several things as
Genetic fetal sex Nutrition from the mother If there is a difference from what should be in general you should consult a doctor especially your obstetrician directly. Some things that might happen are
Genetic conditions Nutritional deficiencies Impaired development of infection But this must be further examined
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