in the first weeks of pregnancy, the first scan may be brought forward to between six and 10 weeks. But if there are no concerns, then the 'dating scan' should take place between 11 and 13 weeks. The timing can vary depending on the area you live in, so it
Midwife Nikki says...The scan done between 11 to 14 weeks is called a 'nuchal translucency scan' and measures the fluid in the skin at the back of your baby's neck (the nuchal fold), giving an indication of the risk of Down's Syndrome. The antenatal
.Information taken from Dr Miriam Stoppard's My Pregnancy Planner, DK £12.99.