A 20-year-old female asked:
if i will be 8 weeks on my first prenatal appointment will they check forbthe fetal heart beat?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Psychiatry 25 years experience
US: At about 5 or 6 weeks ultrasound with a vaginal probe can show a baby’s heart beating. With abdominal ultrasound it may be around the 7th week (or 8th week). It will take longer before it can be heard by doppler.
Last updated May 8, 2013
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