It sure takes the guesswork out of knowing what you need before the baby arrives! But how does a gender scan actually work? At a gender scan, an ultrasound machine sonogram transmits high-frequency sound waves through your uterus. The first chance you have for a scan is at around weeks.
Am I Having a Boy or Girl? — Ultrasound & Sex Prediction
Am I Having a Boy or Girl? — Ultrasound & Sex Prediction | Live Science
We have suspended bookings for Gender Scans until further notice. Sexing of your baby is available as a non-primary purpose from 16 weeks to 36 weeks with the following essential scans:. NIPT from 16 weeks.
Ultrasounds have a variety of purposes during pregnancy, but the use that often receives the most attention is its ability to reveal the sex of the baby. Some parents-to-be can't wait to find out whether they're having a boy or a girl, while others choose to put off knowing the sex until birth. Either way, a sonogram — the grainy, black-and-white image that results from an ultrasound scan — will be baby's earliest picture and a couple's first chance to see the developing fetus.