Antenatal care encompasses all care given before delivery of the baby. Although your antenatal care will mostly be given in 352 we would also advise keeping in contact with your GP/community midwife ...
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Like any industry, the world of medicine uses many abbreviations for speed and clarity. But these can be confusing to a pregnant mother trying to understand her medical notes
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General Abbreviations 14+3 14 weeks and 3 days pregnant. 8dpo 8 days post ovulation AF Auntie Flow (Your period) BFN Big Fat Negative
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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. ...
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What exactly is your fundal height, why is it important and how does your doctor or midwife measure it? Many first time moms hear this phrase and wonder what it means, if it is normal, and if their ...
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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 ...
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Fundal height, or MacDonald's rule, is a measure of the size of the uterus used to assess fetal growth and development. It is measured from the top of the pubic bone to the top of the uterus in ...
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This is my 3rd pregnancy and things couldn't be stranger. At both 8 and 12 weeks I measured right on then measured 4 weeks ahead at my 16 week check. We had an ultrasound that confirmed I was only 16 ...
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Measuring your fundal height Listening to your baby Writing on your pregnancy records Having your pregnant belly felt by your caregiver is a routine procedure that will be part of every antenatal ...
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I'm 27 weeks pregnant. My doctor says I'm measuring at 29 weeks. What does this mean? How accurate is fundal height?
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