A 28-year-old female asked:
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what does a flattened yolk sac to the normal variant mean during pregnancy?

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Dr. Frank Welte
16 years experience Radiology
Uncertain viability: Depending on the gestational age, a flattened yolk sac could be normal variation or an abnormal or failed pregnancy. Typically, a short term follow up ultrasound and correlation with serum bHCG (blood pregnancy test) and symptoms determines if the pregnancy is normal.
Answered on Apr 9, 2015
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