Determing sex of baby
Gender determination is usually highly accurate
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Studies have found no connection between a fetus' heart rate and their sex.
But mistakes can be made when determining gender because it depends on the clarity of the images and the skills of the person interpreting them.
During this procedure, your doctor removes a sample from the chorionic villi, which is a tissue present in the placenta containing information about the genes of the baby.
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For instance, if you are obese or overweight, carrying twins, or your baby is lying in a position to make their genitals invisible, it may become difficult to determine the sex of your baby by an ultrasound.
If your doctor is looking at the ultrasound scan during that point of time, they may notice a penis that is very clearly defined.
Fetal heart rate:
In this article, we look at the research into fetal heart rate as an indicator of sex.