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External ultrasounds can only detect pregnancy when you are more than about 5-6 weeks wereas if you have an internel ultrasound they can detect pregnancy from as early as 4weeks. In answer to your question you are either not as far gone as originally thort and would have to have a internal ultrasound to dertimine/detect pregnancy or you are just not pregnant.

AnswerI'm suprised that they wouldn't tell you when you got it done. The fetus at that age is so small its very possible that you could not see it. Or you are not as far along as you thought and it was just a yolk sack.
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Q: What does it mean when an ultrasound does not show anything at 5 weeks?
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You are 6 weeks and 3 days since your last period how soon will an ultrasound show a positive for being pregnant?

I think I was 8 or 9 weeks when I had my first Dr. appt. and ultrasound. They have a heart beat at 5 weeks.

What would an ultrasound show if you are 4 weeks and 4 days along?

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Can your last menstrual period show twenty three weeks but your ultrasound show twenty seven weeks which is more accurate?

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What does it mean if the ultrasound sHow is and empty sc at 7 weeks pregnant?

nothing, you just cant see it yet wait till it gets bigger

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It would be crazy to see any heartbeat at five weeks.

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Around 5 weeks you can see the gestational sac.

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Will a 4 week old pregnancy show on ultrasound?

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Can i be pregnant and a ultrasound not detect it?

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If you are 8 weeks pregnant is it normal for the ultrasound to show the yolk and small fetal pole but you cannot see the heart beat?

no it is not no it is not

If its to soon can a pelvic ultrasound not show the baby?

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