Our second baby
Infertility stories

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14/10/02: Week 6
Our first scan showed a foetal pole (and yolk sac) in amniotic fluid. It also revealed a strong heartbeat.
28/10/02: Week 8
The second scan. Our baby was 1.24cm long, and had the beginnings of arms and legs, but no significant movement yet.
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11/11/02: Week 10
This was the first time we saw our baby move; and we could quite clearly see its arms, legs and head.
25/11/02: Week 12
This was the most detailed scan so far: we could see our baby's fingers and toes, and it wriggled from start to finish.
27/01/03: Week 21
The routine anomaly scan told us that everything seems fine with our baby, but didn't tell us its sex...
27/01/03: Week 21
...however, an emergency scan the previous week had revealed that in all likelihood we were expecting a girl.

Our baby was born on 28/05/03.
If you'd like to see a picture of her, click here.




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