We offer a specialised scanning service relating to all aspects of early pregnancy whether it is for reassurance or because there has been bleeding, pain or a history of early pregnancy complications such as miscarriage or ectopic pregnancy.Please be aware that if your pregnancy is not progressing as planned or if an abnormality is detected during the scan, the results will be discussed with you immediately following your scan and a plan of action advised.Then by 6-7 weeks there should be a fetal pole and fetal heartbeat present.
This early part of development lays the foundation for a healthy pregnancy and delivery.If a possible complication in early pregnancy is suspected, your health care provider will use a combination of blood tests and ultrasound tests to make a clear diagnosis.Once you’ve had your first scan with us, we can schedule your following scans at a time that’s convenient for you.Your next scan recommended will be a nuchal translucency scan which can in some cases be performed in the same sitting (from 12-14 weeks).Having a scan in the first few months of pregnancy can be a thrilling experience.
It's amazing to see the little blob with a heartbeat that will soon become your baby.
We at MUMS understand that the first few months of pregnancy can be quite an anxious time for many women with various concerns as to whether the pregnancy is developing normally or that it may result in a miscarriage or even an ectopic pregnancy.
An ) provides reassurance in this very early stage of your pregnancy.
Many women and their partners want the comfort of knowing their pregnancy is healthy during the first weeks.
An Early Pregnancy Scan, also called a Viability Scan or Dating Scan from 6 weeks can usually determine whether there is a heartbeat and will give reassurance that all is well.