From the literature it can be found that the deviation in gestational age prediction by other schemes  using fundal height
is [+ or -]28 days and other parameters such as Abdominal Circumference, Head Circumference etc can predict with a deviation of [+ or -] 10 to [+ or -] 15 days.
The progressive increase of fundal height
as pregnancy proceeds makes it a good indicator for monitoring its progress.
Men have to learn a new vocabulary - Braxton Hicks, layette, vernix, meconium, perineum, fundal height
- but this can be picked up in a couple of hours' cramming, in between looking at the babies' names books.
Her abdomen was not distended, the Fundal height
was 16-week size and the bowel sounds were absent.
The baby dropped in August and I grew back to a fundal height
of forty-eight centimeters.
1-7,14] A study done at Tygerberg Hospital (TBH) two decades ago evaluated pregnant women with uncertain GA using fundal height
or the last menstrual period (LMP) to determine GA.
Studies show that fundal height
measurement--usually a routine part of prenatal care--has a sensitivity of only 70% for intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR), said Dr.