Peek-A-Boo or Once Upon a Time 3D Ultrasound Package at Womb Service 3D/4D (Up to 54% Off)

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In a Nutshell

During 15-minute ultrasound sessions, expectant mothers, family, and friends can glimpse babies in the womb, then take home 2D and 3D images

The Fine Print

Expires 120 days after purchase. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Valid only for option purchased. Limit 1 per visit. Appointment required. 24-hour cancellation notice required. Must sign waiver. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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Choose Between Two Options

$45 for a Peek-a-Boo package, valid for expectant mothers 17 to 23 weeks pregnant ($89.99 value)

  • 15-minute 2D and 3D ultrasound session
  • Listen to the baby's heartbeat and discover his or her sex
  • 5 2D and 3D black-and-white images
  • CD loaded with 10 to 15 2D and 3D images
  • DVD of the entire session set to relaxing lullabies

$55 for a Once Upon a Time package, valid for expectant mothers 27 to 34 weeks pregnant ($119.99 value)

  • 15-minute 2D and 3D ultrasound session
  • Listen to the baby's heartbeat
  • 3 black-and-white images
  • 1 colored image
  • CD loaded with 10 to 15 2D and 3D images

3D and 4D Ultrasounds: Seeing Babies Like a Bat

Though ultrasound is used as a diagnostic tool today, it was considered a therapy when it first appeared in medicine in the 1920s. Read on to learn how today's 3D and 4D ultrasounds work.

Ultrasound machines are complex pieces of equipment, but the basic principle is so simple a bat can use it. Send out high-pitched sound signals (so high-pitched humans can't hear them, in fact), and listen for them to bounce back. The time it takes for the sound to return tells you how close you are to another object, and sending dozens of these signals per second gives you a pretty good picture of the contours of the environment ahead of you and which bugs are juiciest. In the case of an ultrasound machine, these calculations typically map a 2D picture of a growing fetus in the womb. A 3D ultrasound takes this idea a step further, sending ultrasonic waves from a variety of angles around the body to provide a significantly more detailed picture. Adding the element of time results in a moving 3D image, often called a 4D ultrasound. Both 3D and 4D ultrasounds are elective procedures, most commonly used to show what a baby looks like and to identify its gender.

Though ultrasonic technology is used as a diagnostic tool today, it was considered a therapy when it first appeared in medicine in the 1920s, using much more intense ultrasonic energy to apply controlled heat to tissues deep within the body. However, in 1955, Professor Ian Donald of Glasgow University’s Department of Midwifery began to test its application to the diagnosis of tumors, creating a stir in the medical community when he identified a large but operable ovarian cyst in a patient who had been misdiagnosed with inoperable cancer of the stomach. In 1959 he discovered that the ultrasonic waves could provide images of fetuses as well, allowing doctors to study pregnancy at all stages, diagnose any complications, and help name the baby by seeing which celebrity it looks most like.


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