7-8 weeks of gestation with HR 122 (Obstetrics and Gynaecology)

Dr. Priyanga Kesavan., B.D.S


Medical Case Details:

Patient is 52 days pregnant. The fetal heart rate is 122 and there is a perisac bleeding seen in a transvaginal ultrasound. Also, her gynecologist said that the baby's growth is 1 week delayed. Is this pregnancy normal?



    Dr. Nadia Khan
    Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

    Hello Dr Priyanga, thanks for putting up this question here

    first of all i am interested to know how someone can assess delays in growth of baby at such early stages and with which parameters ? And secondly , if gestational sac is seen along with heartbeat then in my view pregnancy is totally normal. at this stage only a follow up scan is recommended after a week or 2 to see how it progresses further .

    For your further assistance you can check early miscarriages guidelines from RCPI online and it will clear further doubts ,if there are any

    kindest regards

    ▲ 2
    16.May, 03:16pm

    Dr. Priyanga Kesavan

    Thank you doctor.. warm regards

    ▲ 5
    16.May, 03:49pm

    Dr. Riazahmed Syed

    A follow up scan is a must to understand the progress and it must be the earliest possible to do.

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    22.May, 12:10pm

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