Most private clinics offer the scan from 16 weeks, while we at The Gynae Centre are able to offer a baby gender scan from 12 weeks. The reason that a sonographer is unlikely to be able to correctly identify a babys sex before 12 weeks is because, before this time, both male and female genitalia appear identical.
Whats the earliest you can find out the gender?
Since an ultrasound creates an image of your baby, it can also reveal the sex of your baby. Most doctors schedule an ultrasound at around 18 to 21 weeks, but the sex may be determined by ultrasound as early as 14 weeks .
How long should a pregnant woman sit in a car?
If youre pregnant and traveling by car, follow these tips: Wear your seat belt. Try not to drive more than 5 to 6 hours per day. If you can, break your trip into several days with shorter drive times each day.