She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Rhode Island School of Design, a Master of Fine Arts from The Ohio State University and is a graduate of the Institute for Integrative Nutrition.
To calculate your exact date of conception you'll need to know the start date of your last menstrual period, how many days in your menstrual cycle, or when you ovulated.
A blood test can be used to monitor h CG levels and progesterone levels.
Ultrasounds can be used to visually see what development is taking place in the uterus and to measure the progress.
The development of a baby is quite an intricate process.
In this chapter, we discuss the basic content of an obstetric ultrasound examination, the use of ultrasound as a screening tool in obstetric patients, and some clinical applications of ultrasound.
We also discuss three-dimensional (3D) ultrasound, an exciting new method of imaging, which may lead to further advances in diagnostic obstetric imaging.
Human pregnancy lasts an average of 280 days from the first day of the last menstrual period in patients with regular 28-day menstrual cycles.
However, just as every woman is different, every pregnancy develops differently.
This information should be used as a general guide for healthy pregnancy development, although development may vary due to the mother’s health or a miscalculation of ovulation.