This test uses sound waves to create images of your uterus and unborn baby when you are more than 14 weeks into your pregnancy.
An obstetric ultrasound uses sound waves to create detailed images of your uterus and unborn baby. This test is for a woman who is more than 14 weeks into her pregnancy. The images can include the:
Your healthcare provider may order this ultrasound to:
Here are some things you should know before having an ultrasound.
During the test, a technician will move a probe over your abdomen.
The costs for this test include the charge for the test (facility charge) and physician charges (for performing or interpreting the test). You may get separate bills from the facility and the physician's office.
What should I ask my healthcare provider before having this test?
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