In this transvaginal five week ultrasound image, you can see the gestational sac as the black area on the screen, together with the yolk sac, the small white disc on the left-hand side of the gestational sac. Especially if there is some question as to the accuracy of your dates. I'm 8 weeks now and I've already outgrown my clothes..well, they are very tight. I had confirmed my pregnancy by 5 hpts and 1 blood test. But I'm just wondering if there is still a chance of twins. The gestational sac is that black area, while the yolk sac is the small white circle you see at the sac’s upper left. The yolk sac is first visible at 5 weeks and it is always present by 5 weeks and 4 days. I had a sonogram at 5 wks and they only saw one yolk sac. what are the chances an embryo will show up? At about five and a half weeks after a pregnant woman’s last period the ultrasound typically shows a gestational sac and within it we can see a 3-5 mm bubble-like structure, which is the yolk sac. By 6-7 weeks, fetal poles should be present along with the yolk sacs. It is normal before 6 weeks to only see a sac via u/s. Baby had a hb of 130, which was definitely an unforgettable sound! Stage Four: Approximately six weeks after a pregnant woman’s last period, we can see a small fetal pole, one of the first stages of growth for an embryo, which develops alongside the yolk sac. Since the connecting stalk is short, the embryonic pole is found near the wall. The embryonic pole appears adjacent to the yolk sac, soon showing cardiac activity. I have read online that the fetal pole does not show until 6 weeks or more so I'm confused why he was so pessimistic. Yolk sac. I went to the doctor yesterday at 5 weeks and 4 days. This yolk sac is providing nutrients to the embryo, but the embryo is too small to show up at this stage. For these first few weeks in your baby-to-be's development, he'll be nourished by the yolk sac. I went in for an ultrasound at 7+ weeks past my last period, it turned out that I was measuring at only 5 weeks (or just under)... only a gestational sac... no yolk sac, fetal pole or heartbeat was detected But I prayed before and after my ultrasound and God gave me peace. My belly already looks big (for two months) which may be bloating. gestational sac and yolk sac at 5.4 weeks, but no fetal pole. At this stage of your pregnancy, a yolk sac should be visible inside the gestational sac. In size, the gestational sac at five months is about 6 to 12 mm and while the embryo is present, you cannot see it as it is the size of a rice grain. The yolk sac is the source of nutrients for the fetus. There are lacunary structures [cavities or spaces] at the site of implantation. worried ab blighted ovum. Is there still a possibility it could be twins? 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