Which scans are recommended for me during the third trimester?

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It is important to monitor the growth of the baby and the amniotic fluid around the baby. Your doctor may also send you to check the bloodflow to the baby to ensure the baby is getting enough oxygen supply. If the mum is planning on a vaginal delivery, I would recommend a swap of the vaginal discharge to check for this bacteria called Group B Streptococcus. Nearing delivery, I would do a Cardiotocography (CTG) to check the baby's heartbeat and monitor the contractions.

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1y ago

hi doc. the baby growth n amniotic fluid can be checked by our regular scan?