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Question: According to ultrasound scan my gestational age is 8 weeks but according to LMP it is 6 weeks as LMP date is May 26.So could you pls suggest which is to be taken ?
Answer: Hi dear the calculation of delivery date and weeks is done from lmp but the ultrasound check the detailed growth of the baby also you don't conceive on your period date so that is why there is some differences
Question: Hi dr..my gestational age according to lmp is 28 weeks 2 days and in ultrasound fetus age shows 30 weeks...my blood suger tests are normal.. Is this difference between fetus and gestational age normal?
Answer: Hi,Dear Congratulations on your pregnancy I can understand your anxiety. LMP is date after which you have conceived. Scan gives date according to growth of baby. So scan can be accurate. When it comes to delivery we should be prepared at least ten days ahead of the date.all the best
Question: Is it possible ultrasound shows exact gestational age as we calculated from lmp?
Answer: Hello dear, the calculation from the lmp is manual but what the ultrasound calculates is not exact because you don't come sit on your lmp date