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Measuring large for due date

A lot of us on the July Expecting Club board are "measuring big," meaning fundal height is two or more inches greater than our number of weeks pregnant. Does measuring big mean we might deliver early ...

parenting.ivillage.com/pregnancy/psecondtri/0,,midwife_45gw,00.html

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Measuring large or small for dates

How is my baby's growth measured during pregnancy? What does it mean if I'm "measuring large for dates"? Why might I be measuring "small for dates"?

www.babycenter.com/0_measuring-large-or-small-for-dates_1453305.bc

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I'm 23 weeks pregnant and the height of my fundus is 27

centimetres -- a little large. I have had two other children. Is the height okay?

www.babycentre.co.uk/pregnancy/antenatalhealth/largeforstageexpert/

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Upside: Expert reply to user question on calculating large for due date
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Measuring Your Growing Baby

Your health care provider will measure your growing abdomen at each prenatal visit to determine your baby's growth. Your fundal height, the measurement from your pubic bone to the top of your uterus ...

www.bidmc.harvard.edu/display.asp?leaf_id=8808

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Upside: Information on weeks 25-38 including section on measuring if your baby is small or large
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Could it be twins?

Measuring large for dates (based on uterine size/fundal height) could instead indicate an error in remembering or calculating your due date, extra amniotic fluid, the presence of fibroids, or because ...

pregnancyandbaby.com/everything-pregnancy-questions/

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Upside: Information on measuring large for due date and the possibility of twins
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how far along am I really?

Hello I was really hoping that you could help with my question. May 13th was the first day of my lmp. On June 22nd I had my first ultrasound, which showed the sac and yolk but no baby yet. I was told ...

en.allexperts.com/q/ObGyn-Pregnancy-issues-1007/far-along-really-2.htm

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Upside: Q&A on measuring how far along your are during pregnancy and measuring larger or smaller than your due date
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Understanding Fundal Height Measurements

What exactly is your doctor doing when she pulls that tape measure over your growing belly? Get a primer on fundal height and gain an understanding of what these numbers mean for you and your baby. ...

www.babyzone.com/pregnancy/fetal_development/a2350

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Upside: Go0od article explaining how and why fundal height is measured
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Fetus Growth Charts

After the first trimester of pregnancy a multiparameter assessment of gestational age is advocated. This should include at least two fetal measurements (usually biparietal diameter (BPD) and femur ...

www.baby2see.com/medical/charts.html

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Upside: Excellent charts for various fetal measurements
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Fundal Height

Fundal height is a measurement that caregivers use as an indicator of how well a pregnancy is progressing. Prior to the invention of ultrasound technology, fundal height measurement was relied on ...

wikiparenting.parentsconnect.com/wiki/Fundal_Height

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Upside: Very good user-compiled detail on fundal height including measurement, results and conditions that affect the height
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Average fetal length and weight chart

From early on in pregnancy, babies grow at different rates, so these numbers are merely averages. Your baby's actual length and weight may vary substantially. Don't worry too much if an ultrasound ...

www.babycenter.com/average-fetal-length-weight-chart

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