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A 32-year-old female asked:

Had ultrasound at 8 weeks, showed 3 sacs, 2 empty, 1 with fetus and heartbeat. is it possible i will be having triplets??

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
1 baby: If I understand your question correctly you said that only one baby was seen at 8 weeks. If there were other babies they would have also been visible. You can ask your doctor doing the sonogram to confirm the findings and explain the results.
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