How do I know the weight of the unborn child
A natural way to give birth to a child with a lot of weight, very hard. Therefore, even before the birth of the baby expectant mothers want to know the weight. There are various methods of calculating the weight, including ultrasonic and ultrasonography. At the touch of a doctor can tell the weight of the child is only approximate.
You will need:
Late pregnancy, centimeter and a calculator.
Instruction how to find out the weight of the unborn child
With the help of ultrasound weight is determined by the circumference of the head with an accuracy of up to 0.5 kg, but if the child is seen bad, the expert can be wrong with the calculations. Calculating the weight of the child is best at 32 weeks.
One of the most popular methods is the method of Lebedev. To calculate the height of standing uterus is multiplied by the circumference of the abdomen and in the end it turns out the approximate number of grams of fruit.
Many women find that the size and weight of the child can be compared with the size of the stomach, however, no reference to the nature of the abdomen of a pregnant woman. He may be small, large, broad or sharp. Belly size depends on the weight, height and breadth mom bones. Great weight of the fetus may be associated with more weight before pregnancy and mother's height.
Determining the weight of the future baby is due, and to the acquisition of the first garment, because buying a standard size, you can make a mistake, because children are born with a weight and 2.0 kg and 4.5 kg.
Another popular method of calculating the weight of the baby is the method Stroykova. For this purpose, the weight of a pregnant woman is divided by the number of constants, which is taken into account with a weight. If a woman weighs 50 kg, then the constant is equal to 15, if the weight of 51- 53 kg - a constant equal to 16. Each 2 kg of additional weight equal to one another constant. Then tummy circumference multiplied by the height of the uterus, both the amount added and divided by 2. The result obtained with an accuracy of 200 g.
At 38 weeks' gestation, the child's weight can be determined independently at home using a conventional centimeters. Lying on the bed need to find the bones of the upper edge of the pubic area, attach a centimeter and stretch it to the center line to the upper edge of the uterus. The result is multiplied by 100, and that will be about the child's weight in grams.
If the baby is very large, you should discuss with your doctor in advance Caesarean section, read the literature about this operation and psychologically prepared. Cesarean section is also carried out if the child is wrong.