This is usually arranged when a woman has missed her period for two months.
Her personal history is obtained.
A general examination, including breasts examination will be performed.
An ultrasound scan is done to confirm date and assess the growing baby.
Baseline laboratory blood and urine tests are carried out to establish her baseline indices.
At the end of first visit, it would be easy for doctor to know if the pregnancy is of low or high risk and plan care accordingly.
NOTE: The material contained herein is by no means exhaustive. For details and further enquiries, please contact a Consultant Obstetrician.