hi just found out i have a bicornuate uterus and just wondering how really..i understand what it is but am a little confused as i have a healthy 4year old son who i went full term on and weighed 7lbs 15ozs and was never told anything had shown up on either of his scan photos but this time when i went for my scan which measured 10 weeks they said i have the apperence of a bicornuate uterus with the gestation in the left horn...i have asked for another scan now to double check if i have deffo got it or not because i thought you had to be born with this type of thing hope you can help...
Yes, you are born with this condition. Nothing is known to actually cause this, the uterus just doesn't come together properly. There are varying types of a bicornuate uterus. If you carried a child full-term, you may have just a slight form that will never affect the growth of your babies. A lot of women do not know they have it. Some women cannot carry a baby past a few weeks, and then some (like me) might have there babies a few weeks early.
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