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A 33-year-old male asked:

how accurate is ultrasound done in gyn office at 16 weeks preg. he said we got a boy as legs were open. could it be the unemolical cord. how accurate?

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Dr. Paxton Daniel
Radiology 39 years experience
As accurate: As the gynecologist believes it is. If there is continued doubt consider repeating the exam later.

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