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Are ultrasounds bad for the baby?

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Are ultrasounds safe for your baby?

The ultrasound waves used to image the baby expose the baby to energy in the form of heat.

Under some circumstances, heat can lead to birth defects.

That’s why we adhere to a principle while performing ultrasounds called ALARA: as low as reasonably achievable.

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