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Baby Scans

Private Pregnancy Scans

We are a Baby Scan Clinic led by Dr David Penman, Consultant Fetal Medicine Specialist. At Fetal Medicine UK we know how special pregnancy is for parents and pregnancy scans are the perfect means to […]

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Thinking About A Private Gender Scan?

    Are you considering a Private Gender Scan?  Have you had your NHS Nuchal scan and baby wouldn’t behave? It can be super frustrating to be looking forward for weeks for the scan and […]

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Emergency Baby Scan

EMERGENCY BABY SCAN Dr Penman always marks a couple of appointment slots every day in his clinics for an emergency baby scan. If you have an emergency and need a scan within a few hours, […]

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How Is My Due Date Calculated?

Your due date is calculated as 40 weeks (280 days) from the first day of your last period (assuming a 28 day cycle). Therefore, your period and ovulation are counted in the first two weeks […]

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Turner Syndrome

Turner Syndrome is a syndrome affecting girls where they lack a second X chromosome. Normally, girls have two X chromosomes. This lack of X chromosome in girls can cause various abnormalities, such as short stature, […]

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Ways To Manage Morning Sickness

Morning sickness is a double-edged sword; the nausea it causes is miserable, but the fact that you have symptoms usually means the pregnancy is well-established. In this article, you’ll find information on morning sickness, and […]

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What Decides My Baby’s Gender?

You may be wondering “what decides my baby’s gender?” The answer is a question of chromosomes, and may surprise you!   The Science Behind Gender The sex chromosomes are the indicators of gender. Typically, girls […]

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Dr Penman – My Premature Triplets

Dr Penman – My Premature Triplets is an emotive article from Dr Penman, a fetal medicine specialist. Readers may find some of the content of this post distressing. Dr Penman would like to remind others that […]

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Why Choose Private Healthcare With Dr Penman?

There are many benefits to private fetal and gynaecological healthcare. In this article, you will find a number of reasons to choose the private route with Dr Penman at Fetal Medicine UK, as well as […]

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See And Hear Baby’s Heartbeat

Do you want to see and hear baby’s heartbeat? Even if this is your second or third pregnancy, its still a wonderful, magical moment. When Can Dr Penman Detect My Baby’s Heartbeat? Dr Penman is […]