The purpose of the dating scan is to: Some abnormalities may also be detected at this scan, such as neural tube defects (spina bifida is a type of neural tube defect).
This depends on whether you have agreed to have the screening and when the scan takes place.
At one party, I found myself receiving the attention of a cute, single guy. It seems there are plenty of guys out there who are not afraid to date or hit on pregnant women.
But, its truly a mistake to take those actions as indictments of who they “really” are.
They are individuals, who you married, for better or worse, who succumbed to rampant temptations (not excusing them).
You may need to have a full bladder for this scan, as this makes the ultrasound image clearer.
You can ask your midwife or doctor before the scan if this is the case. Find out more about what happens during a pregnancy ultrasound scan.