Expectations Ultrasound
 
Early Pregnancy Scan

6 - 11 weeks

An early examination usually performed vaginally, it will assess the number of fœtuses present and whether the pregnancy is progressing normally.

Women who may have had a previous miscarriage or those who are suffering pain, bleeding or spotting may find an early scan useful.

Ultrasound Scans page


The quality of all scans can be affected by the position and movement of the baby, the size of the Mother, position of the placenta and amount of fluid around the baby.