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A 56-year-old female asked about a 37-year-old female:

daughter 8 weeks & ultrasound told babies are not living so dnc is scheduled for tuesday. devastated what happens now? could ultrasound be wrong?

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Dr. Elvia Greathouse
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Confirm: I am sorry to hear about your situation. Make sure to confirm that there is no heartbeat by another ultrasound, especially before you have the D&C performed. Just to be on the safe side.
Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Good answer!
Aug 10, 2014

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