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A 34-year-old female asked:

How long does it take for a ultrasound technician to find a fetal heartbeat in 6 week 5 day fetus on transvaginal us. i asked if she seen a heartbeat & she said no, but she was rushy & moved the wand around in me super fast. ?

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Dr. Ralph Boling
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Ultrasound: should see the heart beating. If there is an error in the due date calculation, because of late ovulation, this can be what is seen. Repeat testing of the pregnancy hormone and ultrasound can be appropriate with your doctor's advice.
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