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A 22-year-old female asked:

Ultrasound at 7weeks 4days pregnant showed single live fetus and yolk sac with heartbeat of 171bpm. what are the chances of miscarriage after this?

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Dr. David Dinhofer
Radiology 43 years experience
Same as everyone: The ultrasound findings you describe are normal. So you would have NO increased risk of a miscarriage based on the the study. Your risk would be related to other factors like prior history of miscarriage. If you are concerned about miscarriage, speak with your Obstetrician.
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