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    So excited to be here, Finally!

    Hi ladies,

    Im 6w5d and due 1/24/06, after battling with dh low sperm count for 4yrs, we conceived completely natural which was a big suprise! yesterday i went to 2nd appt and had the dreaded pap, Doc said the baby's hb isn't usually heard until 9wks, Is that accurate?
    Good luck to you all.

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    WE also have male factor and have been blessed with a natural miracle pregnancy after going through IVF for our first two kids. I guess those RE's don't always know it all!! LOL

    You can usually see a HB via ultrasound between 6-7 weeks. Hearing the HB with a doppler usually happens between 9-12 weeks. I have a doppler and heard my baby's HB yesterday at 9w2d. So you have about 2-3 more weeks to go. Are you planning on renting or buying a doppler? It is amazing to hear.

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    Congratulations!!! I heard the HB 7w1d.

    Good luck to you!

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    Congrats and welcome to the BB!!

    I don't know if you're referring to HEARING the h/b or SEEING the h/b, but with our twins, we saw both heartbeats at our first u/s at 8wks (although I know it's possible to see them sooner). I don't remember the first time we actually heard the heartbeats. I haven't had my first appt yet, but I'm anxious to see that little flicker on the screen!
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