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13 Feb 2004

+/- 6-7 week pregnant
please i am concerned I went for my first check up yesterday.
My gynae said she saw a sac but did not see anything inside.
what do you think the problem is. I am also having pains like a bad period.
Is this normal. when can you see the baby.

brown suga
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gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

This is a bit early to see the fetal heart. You should have another scan in a week to 10 days. By this stage it should be visible. If not, it may mean that the fetus has not developed.

Best wishes
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