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15 weeks ultrasound gender accuracy

A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdul Sattar
Specializes in Radiology
Accuracy: 100% accuracy in expert hands
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
Mostly accurate: Ultrasounds at that point in your pregnancy is generally accurate. Remember, however, that the presence of a penis to diagnose a male is generally ea ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Likes
17 years experience Fertility Medicine
Have to wait: An ultrasonographer and/or OB can't accurately predict the gender until about 16-20 weeks, at which time an abdominal ultrasound is performed.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phillip Goebel
15 years experience Emergency Medicine
Yes: At 15 weeks you should be able to determine the baby's gender by ultrasound.
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Larry Grissom
42 years experience Radiology
Not likely: Gender body parts can be reliably seen starting at 19-20 weeks.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Shyu
10 years experience Radiology
Yes it is: By that point, ultrasound is the primary tool to estimate gestational age. More accurate than last menstrual period.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eva Duckett
30 years experience Radiology
Perhaps: Kyl: at that early stage we may see a decidual (pregnancy) reaction in the uterus and a small gestational sac. We would not be able to see the actua ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Conception: Conception calculators are available all over the web and can be a source of information and entertainment when one is pregnant. For a due date of 4/2 ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raj Syal
Dr. Raj Syal answered
32 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
7-10 days: Usg can predict conception with a accuracy of 7-10 days at this gestation.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Bergum
19 years experience Family Medicine
US dating: The earlier the ultrasound the better the dates.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Filly
25 years experience Radiology
Depends: Assuming the tech measured accurately, probably not more than 3 days.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eva Duckett
30 years experience Radiology
20 weeks for gender: Domea: the gender of the baby is usually seen at the time of your full anatomy scan which is 18-20 weeks. Sometimes it can be seen sooner or sometim ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joe Merritt
49 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe: This is in the area of overlap where crl loses accuracy and measuring fetal parts like head diameter is also not as accurate, which is why we like to ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Yes and no: They are accurate, but only to around +/- 3 weeks.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Doe
19 years experience Interventional Radiology
Not as accurrate: As they are at 4-6 weeks.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
The margin: of error for ultrasound pregnancy dating is about 8%.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
About: plus or minus 7 days.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Early Ultrasounds: Early ultrasounds are thought to be the most accurate.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kent Childs
28 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Gestational age: Your LMP is usually more accurate than ultrasound especially at 27+ weeks. Ultrasound is more accurate in the first trimester and gets less accurate t ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience LASIK Surgery
Baby size: Dates are based on size measurements of baby and back calculated.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Meena Khandelwal
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Accurate!: 1st trimester ultrasounds are very accurate - have correlated with timed ivf pregnancies. We usually consider 1st trimester scans accurate within 5- ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
5 days: Typically it's plus or minus 5 days.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Neumann
36 years experience Gynecology
Early December: Probably around december 6th.
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