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A 28-year-old female asked:

I had a sexual encounter december 17 and then had a transvaginal ultrasound on january 8th confirmed pregnancy with hcg qt taken. would that be early to have taken the exam? the following 14th had another transvaginal ultrasound with embryo shown?

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 55 years experience
With a visible embryo or fetus, obviously the ultrasound was not too early. You can trust the result.
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