16 weeks pregnant mother

Question: According to my LMP i am 15 weeks pregnant ,but when i got my ultrasound sound last week it Gestational age shows 17 weeks .. is this normal? Which one should i count on LMP or Gestational ?

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Answer: You must follow your scan date. In your ultra sound it is mentioned about weeks and also known as gestational count. Gestational count are more accurate than lmp because lmp indicates a pregnancy on any day during entire month Whereas the gestational count is done and driven by your babys growth. Always a +/- of 7 days is considered when estimating EDD. Take care.
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