I have two kids both boys. Watermelon stomach is a condition in which the lining of the stomach bleeds causing it to look like the characteristic stripes of a watermelon when viewed by endoscopyalthough it can develop in men and women of all ages watermelon stomach is most commonly observed in older women over age 70 years.
I think its an old wives tale and your pregnancy shape will depend on your body type and circumstances of your pregnancy.
Watermelon and basketball belly pictures. I think your belly looks like a basketball. Watermelon stomach is the popular name for gastric antral vascular ectasia gave a condition in which the lining of the stomach bleeds causing it to look like the characteristic stripes of a watermelon when viewed by endoscopy. Boys round shape.
I was eager to reach a stage in my pregnancy where i could really compare. 32 week belly shape basketball and a watermelon. I noticed that this time my belly is much more round last time was more watermelon or egg shaped.
I had heard a lot about the old wives tale of if you are carrying a boy your bump will look like a basketball and if its a girl it is more of a watermelon. I had a watermelon shape with one and basketball shape with the other. I added pics in my siggy of both.
You can only upload photos smaller than 5 mb. With my 3rd i had polyhydramnios so at 39 weeks i measured 46 weeks. See more ideas about food fruit tables and fruits and vegetables.
The blood vessels create red streaks in and on the stomach similar to the streaks on a watermelon. My tattoo is of a dolphin. You are carrying all out in front and slim everywhere else.
How to tell according to the shape of your pregnant belly shape. Explore malenna sanderss board watermelon basket followed by 231 people on pinterest. Belly a watermelon or a basketball.
But i have always wanted a basketball belly. Ok is my bump shaped like a watermelon or basketball. My girl is blended and lower looks like a watermelon under my clothes.
It is not a large bloated or fat stomach as some people think it is. My boys were like i stuffed a perfect basketball under my shirt. Hi ladies i am now 33 weeks and whilst we decided to have a surprise i have to admit the suspense is killing me.
I had it done when i was 16. Im 28 weeks in these pics. I am being told that i am carrying for a boy so a watermelon moreso than a rockmelon growing towards the front rather than a round belly and i just wanted to get an idea for those who know what they are carrying.
Gastric antral vascular ectasia also called watermelon stomach is a medical condition in which blood vessels in the stomach become dilated and present the possibility of significant internal bleeding. We arent finding out the sex but i like to use the old wives tales to guess. My 1st is a girl and the old wives tales say that the basketball tummy means boy.