16 to 40 weeks
Available to women from 16 years of age.
This ultrasound scan is recommended especially for women with a history of late miscarriage, multiple pregnancy or have previously had surgery on the cervix. It is performed trans-vaginally to obtain optimum clarity and results and can be part of a monitoring process for premature labour prevention.
All scans are performed by a qualified Sonographer with diagnostic scanning experience.
What does this scan include?
Perform an internal ultrasound scan to measure and assess the cervix between 16 - 40 weeks gestation.
- Length measurement of the cervix
- Assessment for signs of an incompetent cervix where it begins to dilate
- Babybond wellbeing check and 2D ultrasound b/w prints in sleeve of your baby
A trans-vaginal scan with consent.
Need to remove bottom half of clothing so ideally wear a skirt or dress or bottoms that are easy to remove.
Please empty your bladder prior to examination.
Maintain normal medication.
Guide to number of guests
Most clinics can comfortably accommodate 5 guests including children for this scan. If you would like to bring more, please contact your chosen clinic when booking to check how many we can accommodate.