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Old 08-25-2012, 08:17 AM   #16
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Re: Can you feel your fundus?

Originally Posted by mibarra View Post
I even started wearing maternity pants already. :P
I am always in maternity pants by 6wks! This time I'm getting away without them because I've gone skirts and capris that are stretchy, kwim? When it cools and I need to wear jeans, I'll definitely have to dig out the mat stuff

Originally Posted by RunawayBunny View Post
Most OBs/MWs will measure it from your pubic bone every appt and you should roughly measure one cm for every week along you are.
although they don't start measuring it until close to 20wks. Before that it's not accurate. (just in case anyone was expecting it done at earlier appts!)
I found a good fundal height chart a few years ago... here it is...

I haven't tried to feel for anything yet. I'm still in slight denial about this pregnancy, I think. And I have no desire to be pushing on my belly right now!
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