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Tiffa Scan Report Gender Determination
I m21 weeks pregnant. In my tiffa scan report fetal brain is slightly prominent lateral ventricales measuring8mm in diameter. Is it serious problem??
Lateral ventricles: The lateral ventricles are one area of the fetal brain that contain cerebral spinal fluid. The sonogram measurement is considered abnormal when it is > 10 mm. You listed 8 mm which is in the normal range. Discuss your specific results with your doctor and ask if any abnormal findings were noted. If the doctor feels that an abnormality was seen they may want to refer to to a specialist. ...Read more
Nt scan and sex:
NT is the ultrasound appearance of neck tissue in the first 3 months of a pregnancy. In a study of 56, 000 pts, for an unknown reason, the neck in females is about 10% thinner. Http://s3.amazonaws. Com/publicationslist. Org/data/kevinspencer1/ref-184/pnd2009_29_578_581.pdf
The measurement is to exclude Down's, not for sexing. Most reliable is to wait until you can see a penis later in the pregnancy. ...Read more
Hello, I had done tiffa scan on Oct 1 4 impressions result was missed abortion as I am not satisfied vit the report can I get it done next day Pl sig.
I don't know: I'm not sure what determines that in India. Tiffa scans are known as Ultrasounds in the states and are very safe in pregnancy or at any time since there is no radiation exposure. The question here would be insurance coverage or patient's willingness to pay and the doctor's willingness to order it. Another alternative would be quantitative HCG levels 2 or 3 days apart. With a missed abortion they fall ...Read more
How accurate is ultrasound done at 20 weeks for gender determination of fetus. Is obstretics ultrasound with same accuracy. Same question for 22 wks?
Depends.: My rule has always been: don't guess! If the fetus is in a poor position for viewing the genitals then no determination can be made. At 20 weeks, if the genital region is visible there is a very high level of accuracy for gender determination. It all depends on the skill of the person doing the scan. ...Read more
Early gender determination at 14weeks 3 days tech said she saw 3 lines which means girl. So how accurate is it at that stage of pregnancy?
Not perfect depends: On the tech will be more accurate in about 3-4 weeks. ...Read more
I am 17 weeks pregnant. Should I go for baby gender determination.? I am v excited about her or his shopping.
In my tiffa scan of 22 week found a small cyst in my baby's right updomen (size 3mm) is it any problem or not?
Should ask: You should ask the doctor taking care of you to clarify what abnormality was found, whether or not it is significant and what the plan for follow up care will be. There is not enough detail here in your question for further commentary. ...Read more
Normal: This is what the radiologist says when everything is normal with regard to your tubes and ovaries ...Read more
No: The normal length of a kidney in a 20 wk fetus should be 2.1 cm (21 mm). I trust the other kidney was more normal in size? It is possible that the small kidney may not have formed and the adrenal gland was measured. Sometimes a kidney may form in the pelvis or on the same side as the other kidney. The fetus may require a repeat scan later on to further evaluate the situation. ...Read more
20 weeks is good: Time for a routine ultrasound for dating of the gestation and a survey of the anatomy of the fetus. Unless something doesn't look right in the ultrasound, or you have some risk factors, a TIFFA scan should be needed only something appears out of the ordinary on a routine 20 week ultrasound or there are risk factors for fetal abnormalities. ...Read more
I m radhika-26. I am now a pregnant of 27 weeks, done tiffa scan nd found midly prominent renal pelvices, right renal:3.0mm left: 4.0mm, explain issue?
Probably nothing: Unless the measurement is 5mm or greater there is probably nothing wrong. ...Read more
What to do if I am 23 weeks pregnant, in my last tiffa scan dr's have noted a small marker on echogenic cardi?
Needs to be followed: It is possible this echogenic marker may be related to the moderator band. Nothing to worry about. It may best be followed to see how baby continues to grow. ...Read more
Can I know baby's gender with anomaly scan report images during 21 weeks if being provided to you.
Early gender guess:
Nuchal thickness is the U/S appearance of neck tissue in the first 3 months of a pregnancy. Of 56, 000 pts, the neck in females is about 10% thinner. No one knows why.
http://s3.amazonaws. Com/publicationslist. Org/data/kevinspencer1/ref-184/pnd2009_29_578_581.pdf
The measurement is used to exclude Down's, not for sexing. Most reliable is to wait until you can see a penis later in the pregnancy. ...Read more
Hello Dr The health issues of my son are numerous though he is such a courageous young man that if a football team had his determination they would?
Please be specific: With > 100 specialties represented on healthtap, there is seldom any health issue that is not within our areas of study. But you must ask a question. Nonspecific ramblings represented by your question go no where. It is also not a chat room, so your questions are not linked. Please start over and give basic info followed by a clear question. ...Read more
I really want to lose weight but I don't have any determination and eat what I shouldnt. I never stick to a diet for a long time. Need help please! ?
Will determination alone able to overcome fears? What are the common steps of the process of overcoming fears?
Good start: Determination is an important part in overcoming fears. But as important is the right "game plan". Talking with a therapist, counselor, or psychiatrist can help you understand your fears and then possibly to create a hierarchy of fears from least fearful to most. Then you work your way up the hierarchy. They will help you create this graded plan as it involves some creativity. ...Read more
I just want to say thank you to all the doctors who have the determination, courage, compassion to assist their patients get well and feel better :)?
You're welcome!: "Time, sympathy and understanding must be lavishly dispensed, but the reward is to be found in that personal bond which forms the greatest satisfaction of the practice of medicine. One of the essential qualities of the clinician is interest in humanity, for the secret of the care of the patient is in caring for the patient." --Dr. Francis W. Peabody, 21 October 1926, to Harvard medical students. ...Read more
Do leg length discrepancies increase/decrease over time? I'm 47; at 25 yrs I had x-ray determination of 0.66 discrepancy. In 22 yrs. Could it change?
In certain countries: The Pre-natal Diagnostic Techniques Act (PNDT) of 2002 in your native country of India prohibits ultrasound physicians from determining the gender of your infant, in an attempt to reduce female feticide. Although it is possible that your physician saw the gender of your baby during scanning, it is unlikely that a picture of the sex organs was saved. Be happy with your baby regardless of gender. ...Read more
What's the doctor's recommendation to increase my power of concentration and my determination to study?
My doctor suspects Parkinson's and wants me to take carbidopa levadopa to make final determination. Why?
Subjective: Refraction is still the best way. This is the "what is better 1 or 2 test". ...Read more
My cousin had a pregnancy determination 15 days ago but 4 days earlier she started experiencing brown discharge?
Implantation?: The brown discharge prior to the positive test may have been implantation spotting. ...Read more
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