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Is It A Way Yo Tell If You Are Having A Boy Or A Girl
How can you tell if your having a boy or a girl.By the way your carrying or it or by the way the other babies inter act with the fetus?
Neither.: It doesn't matter how you are carrying the baby, whether s/he kicks, whether a gold ring dangling from a chain goes back and forth or around in circles, or any other old wives tale. Each pregnancy you have exactly a 50:50 chance of getting one or the other gender. Sex can be determined by ultrasound or amniocentesis (some of the amniotic flood is take with a needle and tested). ...Read more
Doc please tell how to know whether I am carrying a boy or a girl other than ultrasound.Home method to detect. I am very very tensed these days abt baby?
Why so tensed?: There is no reliable home method to determine the sex of your baby. While it is common these days to determine gender via ultrasound, my wife & i chose not to do this with our children- we waited til birth to find out. Why are you so tensed? How would learning if your baby is a boy or girl reduce your tension? If it is important then get an ultrasound, but this is not reliable until 18 weeks. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Ultrasound: With a suitable machine, probe & the cooperation of baby, the "parts" can be found on a higher resolution ultrasound. However the "turtle" must stick his head out to for this to work, if not it's hard to be certain. The old wives tale about heart rate, string tests, etc.Are bunk. ...Read more
Could I be having a boy or girl I crave a lot of chocolate. I am only 12 weeks so its to soon to tell.?
Girl? Boy? Bon bon?: An ultrasound exam in the second or third trimester often shows the gender of a fetus. It is up to the expectant woman to decide if she wants to know. The only thing we can predict based on chocolate cravings is that eating too much of it decreases appetite and crowds out healthier foods (or adds pounds). So asking an OB about the best time for ultrasound and best diet is what should be done now. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
She is not obligated: To do this, but if she elects to, would describe it in neutral terms. Am not sure that most males need or want every detail about this. Be prepared that he may have some questions once the subject is introduced. ...Read more
HEALTHTAP: Is for advice and general information and answering some basic questions for you, but not definitively diagnosing or reading previously ordered tests, etc. The radiologist or your Ordering Dr. should be able to comment on the sex of the baby if the US was done at the appropriate age of the developing baby that it can be determined. Best wishes. ...Read more
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