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February 26th, 2006, 05:34 AM
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just wondering how many weeks do u have to be to tell if its a boy or a girl...
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February 26th, 2006, 08:32 AM
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around 18-20 weeks. They can prolly tell a bit earlier but thats what it is here in canada. goodluck.
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February 26th, 2006, 11:13 AM
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When I was 12 weeks, our tech told us that it was most likely a boy (yeah real early!!!), then at 16 weeks, they told us for sure it was a boy. We've had three ultrasounds since then, and Joshua is not shy! He loves to show his goodies to the camera.
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February 26th, 2006, 03:12 PM
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It's usually done at 20 weeks. That's when they told me mine. They wouldn't or couldn't tell me at 18 weeks.
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February 26th, 2006, 04:50 PM
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We found out at 18.

I believe the parts are developed as early as 13 but the earlier it is, the more likely it is that the tech can make a mistake, cuz it's just harder to tell.

Most docs don't like to tell you till you've hit at least 18.
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February 26th, 2006, 08:48 PM
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We actually found out at 16 weeks exactly. They told me it was a girl but didn't give me 100%. We went back at 18 weeks and she said 250% a girl..... so if I was you, I would wait until 18 weeks because It just drove me crazy wondering what to tell people....
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February 27th, 2006, 05:46 PM
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18-20 is the norm... I went into a ultrasound imaging specialist and at 17 weeks they gave me a *pretty sure* on a boy... They had me come back at 20 weeks, free of charge, and did the u/s over again and confirmed for me that I was having a boy. It only took a second, he willingly showed us the goods!
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