All pregnant women are entitled to nine clinical examinations and three ultrasound scans. The number of these examinations and scans is increased if the physician assesses the pregnancy as riskyAll pregnant women are entitled to nine clinical examinations and three ultrasound scans. Each visit to the antenatal clinic should include a:
- Blood pressure test,
- Quick urine test with a test strip to check the urine for protein and glucose,
- Body weight check,
- Gynaecological examination.
It is recommended that you also undergo a dental examination and pay extra care to your oral hygiene during pregnancy.