Based in the Midwest, Shelley Frost has been writing parenting and education articles since Her experience comes from teaching, tutoring and managing educational after school programs. Frost worked in insurance and software testing before becoming a writer. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in elementary education with a reading endorsement. An accurate gestational age gives your prenatal care provider a basis for measuring the baby's development and growth.
How Accurate Are Ultrasounds? Experts Weigh In
Ultrasound Scans Can Tell When Baby Is Due
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How accurate is the Estimated Due Date by ultrasound?
That baby is due in a week — you feel as big as the Death Star, you have to pee 7 million times a night and you just want that baby out! But should you keep going to work as usual, or fumble through the car seat installation instructions and get that birth bag ready? Ultrasound measurements of the cervix, the passageway at the entrance to the uterus that opens up to make way for a baby during delivery, can reveal whether labor is likely within the next week, according to a new study. The method is safe, and women already get frequent ultrasound scans during pregnancy , said study co-author Dr. Though most women are given an official due date, it is often just a rough estimate.