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5 week ultrasound ?? Mrs. Post-tato Head 4 kids; 1 angel baby; 6812 posts
21st Jun '13

Had an u/s this morning and the gestational sac was measuring 5w2d, about 10 days behind my LMP dates, which makes sense since I O about a week later than most women. Anyway, here's what we saw. Doc said the yolk sac was defined enough to measure yet, but he's going to do a repeat u/s in a week. Hoping to see a heartbeat by then. What did you ladies see at early 5 weeks? Anyone have an u/s they'd like to share?



This looks like a normal 5 week u/s right?



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tonys_mama(army wife) 4 kids; 1 angel baby; Fort Irwin, California 15538 posts
21st Jun '13

I see a yolk sac and a fetal pole so I dont get what he meant by defined enough?

Amber + 2♡ 2 kids; Kansas 19287 posts
21st Jun '13

That's what I seen at 5 weeks too, went back two weeks later and saw a little gummy bear with a heart beat :)

Amanda + 1 *TTC 2014* TTC since Dec 2012; 1 child; Jacksonville, North Carolina 2104 posts
21st Jun '13
Quoting Mrs. Post-tato Head
Mrs. Post-tato Head 4 kids; 1 angel baby; 6812 posts
21st Jun '13
Quoting tonys_mama(army wife):" I see a yolk sac and a fetal pole so I dont get what he meant by defined enough? "


Yeah I see a little something inside the sac as well. What's a fetal pole??

Mrs. Post-tato Head 4 kids; 1 angel baby; 6812 posts
21st Jun '13

OHHHHH I see what you mean. The side of the yolk sac is partially visible as a circle and then there is a thin thickening of the gest sac lining. That's the fetal pole?

Pukey McPukerton Due January 15 (girl); Ontario 465 posts
21st Jun '13

I have my 6 week scan on my profile I seem the same pretty week except I seem a fetal pole. Take a peek

Pukey McPukerton Due January 15 (girl); Ontario 465 posts
21st Jun '13

<blockquote><b>Quoting Pukey McPukerton:</b>" I have my 6 week scan on my profile I seem the same pretty week except I seem a fetal pole. Take a peek"</blockquote>




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tonys_mama(army wife) 4 kids; 1 angel baby; Fort Irwin, California 15538 posts
21st Jun '13
Quoting Mrs. Post-tato Head
Mrs. Post-tato Head 4 kids; 1 angel baby; 6812 posts
21st Jun '13
Quoting tonys_mama(army wife):" Its the baby. "


LOL I know. I've just never been able to see it that early. You mean the tiny little area that looks like a slightly thickened part of the gest sac right? Just to the right of the yolk sac along the edge of the gest sac right?

Amber + 2♡ 2 kids; Kansas 19287 posts
21st Jun '13

Here's my 5 week u/s



2 weeks later I seen this:

Mrs. Post-tato Head 4 kids; 1 angel baby; 6812 posts
21st Jun '13
Quoting tonys_mama(army wife):" Its the baby. "


You mean like this right?



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tonys_mama(army wife) 4 kids; 1 angel baby; Fort Irwin, California 15538 posts
21st Jun '13
Quoting Mrs. Post-tato Head
Mrs. Post-tato Head 4 kids; 1 angel baby; 6812 posts
21st Jun '13
Quoting ☮ Amber:" Here's my 5 week u/s 2 weeks later I seen this: "


Thank you. I hope we can see a heartbeat next week. DH is coming with me, so I really hope so.

tonys_mama(army wife) 4 kids; 1 angel baby; Fort Irwin, California 15538 posts
21st Jun '13
Quoting Mrs. Post-tato Head