Nhs dating pregnancy
This early pregnancy dating scan (ante-natal scan) is useful for those who: Are experiencing pain or bleeding in the pregnancy Had a previous miscarriages Had a previous ectopic pregnancy Are unsure of date of last menstrual period And for those who need reassurance prior to their NHS scan, now usually performed after 12 weeks.
With many early pregnancy units stretched to over capacity, it is not always possible to get a same day appointment.
Maternity Unit Level 4 Torbay Hospital Lowes Bridge Torquay TQ2 7AATel: 01803 654612 Fax: 01803 654651/654629 Maternity Assessment Unit: 01803 656058 Appointments: 01803 654612Our aim is to provide high quality care for pregnant women and their families.
Prior to attending, please try to have a full bladder by drinking 1-2 pints of water/squash about 1 hour before your scan time.
The early stages in life are the most critical time.
It is reassuring to know everything is as it should be.
Early in pregnancy there maybe few signs to suggest that you are pregnant.
You may have had the ‘blue line’ which suggests you are, but to see for sure will give you added reassurance.