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Drum roll please....

So the nurses at work have only been BUGGING me to find out what the baby is for weeks.  I get to work at 6a.m. this morning and they were practically begging to bust out our ultrasound machine.  A 15 minute phone call of pleading and bargaining with Dan later (he was pro being patient for the real ultrasound--and he must REALLY not like doing drywall mud), he was there and the two of us and 5 of my ER nurses were piled in a room trying to see the "money shot" on our fuzzy, ghetto screen.  I finally took over, and managed to FINALLY get a shot--it's weird being upside down and backwards when you're ultrasounding yourself!  Little bugger was jumping all over in there just as I would almost slide into view, but once we got our shot, it was undeniable.

IT'S A BOY!!!!

From our quick look, baby seems to be growing fine.  Good 4-chambers to the heart, in the 140s, gastric bubble, I think I saw a bladder bubble, (good for GI/GU health), normal shaped head and femur length in the quick peruse.  After we found out boy vs. girl, interest quickly fades, lol.  I didn't take all the measurements, but things looked good!  (btw, 17weeks 1 day)


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