A 49-year-old female asked:
if at 11 weeks pregnant doc can't get fetal heartbeat should they do a sonogram. have history of miscarriage?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Radiology 26 years experience
Sure: There is certainly no harm in it. Probably won't change anything, but definitely reasonable.
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
I would: One can usually hear fetal heart tones at about 10 weeks. If i can't find them i would do an ultrasound, if only for peace of mind.
Last updated Sep 28, 2016
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