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if i m 20 weeks and the doctor measured my uterus as 22 cm when it should be 20 cm does this mean that my dates are wrong

A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Uterine size measurements should be roughly the same as how many weeks you are. They can vary by 2 to 3 centimeters. They can vary because of mother ... Read More

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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pauline Jose
35 years experience Family Medicine
No: If you are pregnant and taking a blood thinner, I say stop. There are cases when a patient needs to take Aspirin when pregnant for a condition. This ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Expansion project: The uterus is undergoing an expansion project by extending the walls of the "room". This produces "stretching " pains (cramps) while the "remodeling" ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
13 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Likely nothing. : Many times a physician will order a repeat scan if the uterus is measuring larger than expected. The most common reason for this is a change in fetal ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
46 years experience Radiology
Depends: First sono at 6 wks has established your dates and is the best estimate of the true dates. If uterus is larger than expected, need to see if fetus is ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Palabrica
32 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Late preterm: Enjoy your last days of pregnancy. Call your doctor if your water breaks, have bleeding, have contractions or decreased fetal movement.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably : A small uterus does many one can not get pregnant and your cycles have a normal pattern. Based on that information alone there is no reason to suspect ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Palabrica
32 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dysmenorrhea: The first question is are you finished with your family? If your family is complete then you are able to do something more permanent. The size of yo ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
25 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Probably wrong dates: At the first half of the pregnancy, size-dates discrepancy typically means your pregnancy's dating is off. Fetal growth problems do not occur before t ... Read More
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