Most folks get to see their baby’s candy face or their tiny arms and toes throughout an ultrasound appointment, however this mother obtained a completely different view.
Did that fetuses pee whereas in utero?
Yep, pregnancy is filled with wonders, and due to ultrasounds we even get a peek at what’s happening in the womb. But whilst you’re fortunate to catch a glimpse of your future baby’s face throughout an ultrasound appointment, one mother-to-be was handled to an excellent much less frequent however equally foreshadowing sight: baby urination. (Yup, we see loads of diapers in your future, mama.)
In this video shared on Instagram, an ultrasound exhibits a baby peeing in the womb. Take a look:
Kind of unbelievable, proper? At first it’s a little powerful to make out what precisely it’s you’re , however the second the pee comes streaming out, all of it clicks. We’re unsure if we ought to be disgusted or in awe (or each!), however we predict the caption they selected for the clip is hilarious: “We guess this kid didn’t get the memo about not peeing in the pool.”
However, in the translated caption for the original video posted in September 2019 by Turkish physician Ümit Korucuoğlu, he states that “Especially after the 20th week, the most important component of amniotic fluid is fetal urine.” So it appears infants actually ought to be peeing in the pool. He continues additional in the caption by explaining that the presence of urine is definitely a good indicator of correct kidney growth and performance in the fetus.
Looks like we shouldn’t be so shocked when our infants really feel the urge to pee and/or poo the second they get in the bathtub—it’s simply what they’re used to!