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Trinity, TX
A 24-year-old female asked:

Why would the top of my uterus be 2-3 inches higher than the belly button level its supposed to be at 20 weeks during my 3rd pregnancy?

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Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
YOUR ABDWALL SAGGING: AFTER FEW BABIES YOUR ABDOMEN WALL IS SAGGING SO MUCH THAT THE BUTTON ALSO LOW AS LONG YOUR ULTRASOUND MEASUREMENT IS OK, ENJOY YOUR PREGNANCY
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Trinity, TX
A 24-year-old female asked:

Is it normal for the top of the uterus to be 2 to 3 inches higher than the belly button during pregnancy #3 with a singleton?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
It depends: It depends on how far along in the pregnancy you are presently.
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Last updated Aug 14, 2016

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