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Heyalshflkjhaskljfa
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can doctors tell how far long u are if ur pregnant? from weeks? or months? or even days?

is this an estimate? or can u tell through tests?


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it's an estimate determined by the date of your last menstrual period. they take that date and try to estimate when you ovulated and when you conceived.

later on in the pregnancy, your doctor can gauge the age of the fetus by its size and development. that, too, is an estimate.

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