Was your 18 – 20 week ultrasound right or wrong about the sex??

posted 2 months ago in Pregnancy
  • poll: Was the sex prediciton correct at 18 - 20 weeks?
    They said it was a BOY and it was a BOY!! : (12 votes)
    31 %
    They said it was a GIRL and it was a GIRL!! : (25 votes)
    64 %
    They said it was a BOY and it was a GIRL!? : (1 votes)
    3 %
    They said it was a GIRL and it was a BOY!? : (1 votes)
    3 %
  • Post # 2
    160 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: August 2017

    Not me, but the lady in the labour room next to me was told a girl at all her scans, we met in the feeding room at hospital and she introduced me to her boy wrapped in a pink blanket lol 

    Post # 4
    231 posts
    Helper bee

    A friend was told it was a girl – much to the delight of the whole family as all the grandchildren were boys, so there was a pink overload of presents and along arrived the cutest little boy!! That’s the only time I ever heard but I think it stuck in my head as there were 13 grandsons and the whole family were obsessed that finally a little girl was coming into the family 😀

    Post # 5
    8016 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: October 2013

    we didn;t find out sex with DS and aren’t finding out sex with this pregnancy.

    but my coworker was told the wrong sex for her 1st baby.  they were right with the next 2.

    Post # 6
    537 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: December 2018

    We were told girl at our anatomy scan. But because I had heard that they can be wrong everytime I had a scan I had them confirm. I gave birth to a girl.

    Post # 7
    629 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: September 2013

    Mine were correct both times.

    Post # 8
    1545 posts
    Bumble bee

    I’m aware this can happen but I don’t think it will in our case! Currently 36 weeks and last ultrasound the technician confirmed baby is a boy (and with the position he was in we could see his boy parts). 🙂

    Post # 9
    2511 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: September 2008

    We were told “I think it’s a girl?”

    And it was a girl! But we had loads of gender neutral clothes just in case. I loooove mint green on babies so it worked for me!

    Post # 10
    306 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: June 2018

    Mine were correct both times. 

    Post # 11
    199 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: June 2013

    Mine was correct in 16 weeks check!!

    Post # 13
    208 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: July 2018

    Happened to my coworker! Said she was having a girl, and luckily they caught it not too long after. Kind of funny since she posted all over Facebook about it, and then had to be like “Actually…its a boy”! I know she was excited either way, but what a whirlwind of emtions that would be…I can’t imagne!

    Right now my other coworker is prego now, and she found it was a boy and hoping its a mistake! 

    Post # 14
    966 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: September 2016

    Bloodwork confirmed at 11w that we were having a boy. We didn’t tell the US tech what we were having during the anatomy scan, and she said boy as well. 

    Post # 15
    3025 posts
    Sugar bee

    We were told girl, but to double check at a later scan. My OB dismissed this, did a quick check herself instead of an actual tech and also said girl. We had a boy, but he had a problem with his urethra that caused a bend…so the ultrasound tech had a reason to be confused. Other than the initial shock, it wasn’t a big deal since most of our stuff was gender neutral and I had no preference either way.

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