8 week dating scan - dates?

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  1. Francesca89

    Francesca89 Well-Known Member

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    I've just had my first scan at 8 weeks and all is how it should be but our dates were a week off and baby is actually measuring 7 weeks - is this normal?
     
  2. Eryinera

    Eryinera Well-Known Member

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    Perfectly. babies develop at different rates in the early days that's why your dating scan is at aprox 12 weeks.
     
  3. Francesca89

    Francesca89 Well-Known Member

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    Thank you!!
     
  4. becsybabe

    becsybabe Well-Known Member

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    Yes normal I went for a scan at 7 weeks and the put me at measuring 6w4d they said at this stage it's so hard to get the correct measurements because it's so tiny xx
     

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