What is a Baby Sonogram or a Baby Ultrasound?
An obstetrics ultrasound, or a pregnancy ultrasound is an exam that visualizes the growth, anatomy and over appearance of the fetus within the female pelvis. Without being exposed to radiation, an ultrasound is the safest procedure for both mother and baby throughout the course of a pregnancy.
A female pregnancy consists of a 1st, 2nd and 3rd trimester. In which during these trimesters ultrasounds are highly recommended to evaluate the baby fetus and to help assure good health to both the mother and baby. First pregnancy ultrasounds are usually scheduled between the sixth weeks and tenth weeks of pregnancy.