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Question: My doctor advised to have first scan 12 weeks i.e. after 3 months .is it ok.
Answer: Congratulations on your pregnancy
I can understand your curiosity. First scan is a much waited moment for every mom is usually done between eight to ten weeks, but since doctor advised it's better to wait. Seeing and listening to heart beat and life inside us totally makes us thrilled and excited. Enjoy your special moments. Most of the times scan is done abdominally, but if necessity occurs doctor may do it vaginally too. Maintain a record of your experiences, it would become the best book of your life. As baby grows, going to past pages and reading gives you the most happy moments of life. Enjoy your moments and note down for future. Please go through Healofy home page for tips, diet, recipes and many more they help a lot. Take care
Question: Hi mam,i am 12 week pregnent.Doctor told me to take NT scan it is necessary?
Yes, it is necessary, A nuchal scan or nuchal transculansy scan is a sonographic prenatal scan,which detect the cardiac abnormalities of fetus,though altered extracellular matric composition and limited lymphatic drainage also be detected,it can taken between 11to14 weeks,in which baby's neck is still transparent,it is usually combinedwith blood test ,in first trimester accompanied with screening option
Question: Is it necessary to go for NT scan in 12 th week?
Answer: Hi,yes it is very imp to do this scan as it helps to know the proper development of your baby and to know if there is any down syndrome and accordingly further tests are advised to be done.
All the best!!