The person performing the scan is called a sonographer.
You may need to have a full bladder for this scan, as this makes the ultrasound image clearer.
Whatever you're going through, chances are someone else has been through it, too.
It will usually take place at your local hospital ultrasound department.
The date of LMP is known by most women so doctors use this date as a starting point for pregnancy.
From your LMP they will add 280 days and this will give your Personal timeline for your Pregnancy - Print out and Keep a copy in your purse!
guess what I got pregnant the next month after using it. I have had two kids and I still don't know what the signs of pregnancy are or how you can tell. Is it possible that my period could just be late and I'm freaking myself out?
Although some lucky women go through the entire pregnancy without the dreaded morning sickness, most women do face this unpleasant phenomenon.
The combined test involves a blood test and measuring the fluid at the back of the baby's neck (nuchal translucency) with an ultrasound scan.