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~Manda Panda +3 1/2~ 16 kids; Arkansas 39074 posts
20th Jul '13
Quoting sass. ෆ:" So excited for you!!!"


Thank you!! I'm pretty stoked myself haha.

♥MomToSilas+1♥ Due December 9; 1 child; ., IL, United States 11246 posts
20th Jul '13

At the anatomy scan he measured behind by a week. 32 week ultrasound he measured 2 days behind. Day before induction he measured right on track(41 weeks)



They estimated him the day before at 7lbs 3oz. Midwife estimated by feel that he wouldn't be more than 8lbs. He was 9lbs 15oz.

~Manda Panda +3 1/2~ 16 kids; Arkansas 39074 posts
20th Jul '13
Quoting ♥MamaToSilas♥:" At the anatomy scan he measured behind by a week. 32 week ultrasound he measured 2 days behind. Day before ... [snip!] ... They estimated him the day before at 7lbs 3oz. Midwife estimated by feel that he wouldn't be more than 8lbs. He was 9lbs 15oz."


Jokes on them eh? haha

~Manda Panda +3 1/2~ 16 kids; Arkansas 39074 posts
20th Jul '13
Quoting Kayla [:)]♥:" My son always measured big by 3 weeks, and came out average at 8.10 lbs 23 inches at 41 weeks. My daughter ... [snip!] ... measured 3 days ahead at 12 weeks, and then right on the dot at 20 weeks. She came at 8.3 lbs and 19 1/2 inches at 39 weeks."


Did your son end up with a bigger head? I wonder how he measured so far ahead! lol

~Manda Panda +3 1/2~ 16 kids; Arkansas 39074 posts
20th Jul '13
Quoting Kayla [:)]♥:" I think his length really screwed things up, because he was an inch short of 2 feet, right... lol I don't know, they never measured his head."


Oh holy moly! Probably then because they usually do head circumference and femur length I believe.

Boog's Mama. 1 child; Little Rock, AR, United States 9064 posts
20th Jul '13

He was predicted to be about 8.5 but was born 2 days before his due date at 6.14 so def off.

~Manda Panda +3 1/2~ 16 kids; Arkansas 39074 posts
20th Jul '13
Quoting BoogaButt's Momma.:" He was predicted to be about 8.5 but was born 2 days before his due date at 6.14 so def off."

LOL I'd say so.

~T&C plus me~ 38 weeks Due September 8 (girl); 1 child; .., OR, United States 4158 posts
20th Jul '13

He measured 4 weeks ahead. We did an U/S on the Friday before he was born, he was born Tuesday, they said about 10 pounds 2 ounces. He was born at 9 pounds 15 ounces. I was 38.5 when he was born.

~Manda Panda +3 1/2~ 16 kids; Arkansas 39074 posts
20th Jul '13
Quoting ~Tristan's Mama~ TTC #2:" He measured 4 weeks ahead. We did an U/S on the Friday before he was born, he was born Tuesday, they said about 10 pounds 2 ounces. He was born at 9 pounds 15 ounces. I was 38.5 when he was born. "

WOW! Big baby!

MahmuhMahmuh 3 kids; Wichita, Kansas 6706 posts
20th Jul '13

My last u/s with my first son was at 37 weeks, I don't remember what they said he weighed then but she did say "at the rate he's growing he could be 11lbs by 40 weeks".. he was born at 39 weeks at 10lbs 3oz and 23 inches long.. This time baby is even bigger, if I make it to 40 weeks I'm guessing 12 lbs, he feels huge already and I'm only 33 weeks!

Amber {Dylan's momma} 1 child; Lodi, Ohio 1976 posts
20th Jul '13

Always ahead. From 5 days to several weeks. Different parts always measured different. Last u/s at 33 weeks she was 6lbs 7oz had her at 34 weeks 6lbs 10oz

~Manda Panda +3 1/2~ 16 kids; Arkansas 39074 posts
20th Jul '13
Quoting MahmuhMahmuh:" My last u/s with my first son was at 37 weeks, I don't remember what they said he weighed then but she ... [snip!] ... This time baby is even bigger, if I make it to 40 weeks I'm guessing 12 lbs, he feels huge already and I'm only 33 weeks!"


Holy cannoli!

~Manda Panda +3 1/2~ 16 kids; Arkansas 39074 posts
20th Jul '13
Quoting Amber {Dylan's momma}:" Always ahead. From 5 days to several weeks. Different parts always measured different. Last u/s at 33 weeks she was 6lbs 7oz had her at 34 weeks 6lbs 10oz"


Wow! My FT baby was only 6.10 haha

Kells. 18 kids; Fucking, Austria 17622 posts
20th Jul '13

My first child measured two weeks ahead, but only for a small time during the middle of my pregnancy. By the end, he was measuring normally. The ultrasound that I had the day before he was born said that he would be 8 lbs, 2 oz and he was 7 lbs, 15 oz, so they were pretty close.
My second child always measured on track, and I didn't get an estimate before he was born.
My third child was an early miscarriage, so.

BunnyGirl19 Due December 13; 3 kids; 10 angel babies; Oregon 16864 posts
21st Jul '13

<blockquote><b>Quoting ~Manda Panda +3 1/2~:</b>" I think I didn't clarity too well. More so at the anatomy scan and such where you have a dd did they ... [snip!] ... I'm due 11/20 but baby has been measure about a day ahead of that date where as my other 2 measured 3-4 days behind my edd."</blockquote>




DS1 measured ahead 9 days at the anatomy scan. He was born at 6 lb 2 oz at 35w5d, which was just slightly above average for gestation (58th percentile). DS2 measured 2 weeks ahead at the anatomy scan. He was born at 7 lb 15 oz at 37w6d, which was 70th percentile. DD measured 10 days small at the anatomy scan. I'll know her birth weight in a few weeks when she pops out.