Picture dating scan
Since its introduction in the late 1950s ultrasonography has become a very useful diagnostic tool in Obstetrics.
Currently used equipments are known as real-time scanners, with which a continous picture of the moving fetus can be depicted on a monitor screen.
Crown to rump, your baby is about 8cm long and weighs about 40g.
They say that when you want a scan picture it would be nice for a donation we had 4 of the same picture and paid £10.
But when i read the leaftlet for my scan coming up they say that the donation for each picture must be above £3?
Such measurements form the cornerstone in the assessment of gestational age, size and growth in the fetus.
If your pregnancy is going well, your first ultrasound scan will be your dating scan, between 10 weeks and 14 weeks of pregnancy.