The time has come and I am halfway through my pregnancy! 20-week anatomy scan ultrasound is a key milestone for any mama-to-be. This can be an amazing and exciting, yet nerve-racking experience depending on your pregnancy condition. Since I was diagnosed with complete placenta previa, my OB has ordered an additional scan to have a deeper look at the location of my placenta. On top of that, they also conducted an extra scan to look through baby’s heart due to the IVF procedure.
Here is a complete list of helpful questions to ask the sonographer during your 20-week anatomy ultrasound. Bear in mind, sonographers are not liable to answer all your questions (I was lucky mine was quite informative), be sure to speak with your doctor about them:
Questions to ask about mama:
Questions to ask about the baby:
Questions about placenta previa condition:
I hope this is helpful to all of you. Feel free to use this straight up for your anatomy scan. It was the first time for me seeing a 3D scan of my baby and I was in awe of that cute little face with all sorts of lovely movement baby made…gonna be an active one 😎
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