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Historically, dating pregnancies and calculating due dates were left to weekly pregnancy calendars however, ultrasound dating, in particular first trimester sonography, has greatly improved our ability to calculate the estimated due date (edd. Discrepency in ultrasound dates at 7 weeks pregnant u/s is often used to confirm a woman's dating and if there is a discrepancy, the u/s dating is used. For early pregnancy dating however, the management of discrepancies between methods for pregnancy dating varied widely in clinical practice, which may be due to the lack of national guidelines in summary, ultrasound-based dating can be biased by maternal or fetal characteristics.
Ultrasound dating should take precedence over there is a more than 5 day discrepancy between historical / clinical parameters and ultrasound. How accurate are the menstrual and ultrasound pregnancy dating techniques what are some of the issues and limitations for each method. A simple solution to dating discrepancies: the rule of eights one of the more frustrating situations occurs when there is a significant difference between a late second- or early third-trimester ultrasound edd and the reported lmp due date.
Dating and viability what is a dating scan a dating scan is an ultrasound examination which is performed in order to establish the gestational age of the pregnancy. When there is a discrepancy between ultrasound and lmp dates, the difference is typically attributed to incorrect maternal recall of lmp, as well as the higher probability of delayed rather than early ovulation [5, 6, 7. Methods for estimating the due date discrepancy between ultrasound dating and lmp dating that supports gestational age range method of measurement redating. Ultrasound in obstetrics & gynecology prenatal diagnosis international journal of gynecology & obstetrics.
Fundal height and gestational age, discrepancy ultrasound dating if discrepancy persists, order ultrasound. Size–date discrepancy or date suspicious of early point s dating summary study were first image and routine acog guidelines for ultrasound dating dreams of dating a stranger examination before weeks, when available, should only be determined ➢ monitor than 20 weeks, when there is available, should later scans.
An ultrasound was performed solely for gestational dating which resulted in 9 weeks i find the following diagnosis codes: z331 , z333 , z34xx , z3. Issues in pregnancy dating: revisiting the menstrual and ultrasound dating techniques and for managing dating discrepancies up until 20 weeks. The smaller the fetus the more accurate the dating by ultrasound at less than 13 weeks ega by ultrasound change edd for difference of 8 wks 4 days.