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Coronavirus infection and pregnancy Information for pregnant women and their families from the Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Updated 18 March 2020 Q1. What effect does coronavirus have on pregnant women? Generally, pregnant women do not appear to be...

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What does a 12-week scan tell you?   The 12-week dating scan will be the first routine scan that you will be offered in the UK. It’s sometimes called a booking scan or dating scan.  It can be very exciting...

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An early pregnancy scan may show you whether or not you have an ongoing viable pregnancy. The scan will let you know if there is a heart beat, How many babies you are carrying and by measuring from the head to the bottom or crown rump length (CRL) it can give you quite accurate dates. Early Pregnancy scans should also take a look at the uterus, pelvic area and ovaries as a part of the examination.

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