My cousin sent us this chart after finding out about the girls to illustrate the possibility of the different sex combinations with triplets: As you can see, odds are much higher to have a combination of sexes with fraternal triplets. Your weight gain and that of your baby have likely picked up considerably, and you’ll both continue to grow. Toes: Your babies have started growing toenails. How exciting! 2010. I have to tell you she is an amazing child how is an "old soul" we are blessed. Didn't find the answer you were looking for? It’s gotten somehow better, but I’m extremely fatigued and it doesn’t take much to make me feel completely exhausted. I’m definitely feeling large and in charge today. It’s just hard to keep that mind set sometimes ha. 16 Weeks; 17 Weeks; 18 Weeks; 19 Weeks; 20 Weeks; 21 Weeks; 22 Weeks; 23 Weeks; 24 Weeks; 25 Weeks; 26 Weeks; 27 Weeks; 3rd Trimester. Momtastic.com is a property of TotallyHer Media, LLC, an, (You must log in or sign up to post here. :) Seems like it’s the season of multiples! My cousin always wanted a girl and had 3 wonderful boys. Are you sure you want to delete your comment? Your MIL definitely sounds like a super woman! She heard the baby but ... Any mom's pregnant with twins? The educational health content on What To Expect is reviewed by our medical review board and team of experts to be up-to-date and in line with the latest evidence-based medical information and accepted health guidelines, including the medically reviewed What to Expect books by Heidi Murkoff. I just really want to know if this was an oversight, or is this not indicated. I equally felt bad for my husband. Discussion in 'Teen Pregnancy' started by ChloeXxX, May 26, 2020. Head: Your babies’ heads are more erect now. Blood vessels: Your babies’ circulatory systems are now working; their hearts are pumping about 25 quarts of blood a day. I agree with you that it does not sound like there would have been any different outcome even if the doctor had done an ultrasound, but the original poster was not asking if there had been foul play or if she should press charges, she was just saying she wanted her daughter to go to a different doctor in the future. http://www.acog.org/Patients/FAQs/Prenatal-Development-How-Your-Baby-Grows-During-Pregnancy#one [Accessed September 2016], Mayo Clinic. http://www.womenshealth.gov/pregnancy/you-are-pregnant/stages-of-pregnancy.html [Accessed September 2016]. Your baby’s development: The second trimester. This action cannot be undone. You ladies make me feel so much better!! You and your babies will be in very safe hands! At my first antenatal visit, we discussed the risk of triplets and multifoetal pregnancy reduction (MFPR) – the selective termination of fetuses. And what a cool balloon story- God is amazing and there are no coincidences! Congratulations! 16 weeks: Daddy is Officially Outnumbered! Age doesn't make you a good parent, love, being there, support, care, happiness and the brilliant example you set them as they grow and thrive, these are the important things, there are mums twice your age not capable of these things. She is young and this was her first pregnancy and she was so excited to be having triplets; well we all were. Congrats on your twins! With thousands of award-winning articles and community groups, you can track your pregnancy and baby's growth, get answers to your toughest questions, and connect with moms, dads, and expectant parents just like you. I got my first ultrasound 2 weeks ago and we saw two babies but only one heartbeat. I am not sure we would have our daughter today if things were different. I was filled with hope that this cycle was going to result in pregnancy. We strive to provide you with a high quality community experience. When she gets pregnant again,  I'm just looking out for her and if this was an oversight, I will do my best to discourage her from seeing this OBGYN. Every pregnancy is different, so keep in mind […] monitoring_string = "c48fb0faa520c8dfff8c4deab485d3d2". 28 Weeks; 29 Weeks; 30 Weeks; 31 Weeks; 32 Weeks; ... 26 weeks pregnant with triplets. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. :) Your Baby Belly is super cute! Brent and I shared what had happened with his Mother who was coming to the beach to visit us. I just can't get this off of my mind. But I keep needing to reminding myself everyone is different, even every pregnancy is different. I too was expecting and had a miscarriage at 17 weeks. But after that few minutes of initial shock, we were right back to being ecstatic that we still have 3 healthy babies in there, and could not be more excited to being having 3 beautiful girls. So cute! cute belly! When they were leaving the hotel to head back to New York, she called to tell us that on their way out they had seen a car FILLED with pink and white balloons. The #1 app for tracking pregnancy and baby growth. How about you? Learn about the risks and benefits of circumcision. cute! It just bothers me thinking that maybe something could have been done. Aa. OMG, 16 weeks!! You being there for her will help her more than you know. Green shirt is from today, white shirt was 36 weeks with the twins. This is my second pregnancy, with my son I had no complications, no issues, n... Has anyone gone thru vanishing twin syndrome? Fetal development. Ha. You can also use our pregnancy weight gain calculator to stay on track. Congratulations! http://www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-lifestyle/pregnancy-week-by-week/in-depth/fetal-development/art-20046151 [Accessed September 2016], MedlinePlus (ADAM). Over time, with a little wishful thinking and good 'ol statistics, we changed our minds and thought we were having a mixture. 14 Weeks: Officially into the Second Trimester! Prenatal development: How your baby grows during pregnancy. Create an account or log in to participate. I have now been for a scan and just found out I am carrying triplets. You are ROCKING this second trimester! I know some wonderful teenagers who's mother's were far younger than you when they were born. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register. Good luck with your pregnancy and the trips! Find advice, support, and good company (and some stuff just for fun). Use of this site is subject to our terms of use and privacy policy. I agree! This week's developments: * The babies are about 4.5 in long and around 3.5 oz each (according to my ultrasound they were measuring ahead at 4 oz!) By using this Site you agree to the following, By using this Site you agree to the following, 2018 General Information on Dry Eyes-Now known as Ocular Surface Disorder, TMJ – What a Pain in the Neck! The Doctor never told us what sex the baby's were but several years later, my husband and I talked about it and we both know they were boys. No ultrasound was performed. I can’t even imagine right now how much more belly growth I still have to go, already feeling myself starting to waddle at times, lol. I know it's all in God's hands and I need to just stop thinking about it and try to go on and get over this. Start a baby names list. One study found that by the 14th week of pregnancy, twins make intentional movements toward each other. My mom didn't understand what it was like to loose a child so she was not there for me so your daughter is very lucky to have your support. 16 Weeks Pregnant with Twins. I can not imagine what carrying multiples is like! The average length of pregnancy for triplets is 34 weeks, and it is most likely that your babies will be delivered by caesarean section, and with a lot of doctors and nurses assisting at the birth. Pregnancy checklist at 16 weeks pregnant. and the size of avocados ! Chasing toddlers around all day is basically just chaos. In my stocking my husband gave me a Christmas decoration of a mother pushing a baby carriage. Or to perform ultrasounds. Peapod, pineapple, or pumpkin - how big is your baby now? 13 weeks 4 days: Another Sigh of Relief :). Good luck with your pregnancy and the trips!! 2014. The twins were identical, and one had a problem, and due to twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome, the other died too. Doctors give trusted, helpful answers on causes, diagnosis, symptoms, treatment, and more: Dr. Ferguson on 16 and pregnant with triplets: The chance of you having a vaginal delivery of all triplets is almost zero. It is at this time that future mother learns about her new state. In this post, I will take you through the weeks that I had scans, with some pictures and diagnosis.