U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Maryville, TN
A 24-year-old female asked:

Is it possible for a fetus to be slower growing in the first trimester & just be small for ga, causing measurements to be off?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Internal Medicine 60 years experience
Nutritional status r: Your first trimester nutritional status could affect fetal development. You need to have an assesment of your diet and vitamin intake to ascertain if their is any deficit or imbalance that can be corrected. This could only help prevent any further fetal growth abnormalities.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Related questions

A 24-year-old female asked:
When are growth restrictions/larger than normal fetuses diagnosed? Ever in the first trimester?
1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
A 41-year-old member asked:
Can you tell me if a fetus is miscarried during the first trimester still need to be "birthed" out?
1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
A 24-year-old female asked:
Can take Tylenol extra stenghth and Zofran everyday harm my unborn fetus in the first trimester?
1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
A 43-year-old member asked:
What is a first trimester screening for a fetus?
1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Last updated Nov 27, 2017


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.