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Old 11-26-2012, 06:05 AM   #10
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Originally Posted by rverrone11

I've never heard that before (the 1 min doppler = 20-30 min ultrasound). So it would be better for an OB to do a quick ultrasound at every appointment than to listen to heart beat via doppler?
So why do they only do 3 ultrasound scans per pregnancy? But do Doppler checks every month after 10 weeks and then every 2 weeks and eventually every week? Doppler do not use radiation. As a pp said they use ultrasonic waves. Hence why our Doppler doesn't work if my husbands fire pager is on.
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