Doctor Q&A for Dr. Debra Jones

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Debra Jones
34 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Yes: Severe pre-eclampsia can cause liver damage. It is usually reversible.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Debra Jones
34 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Used to stop labor: Nifedipine can be used to stop threated preterm labor in certain circumstances.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Debra Jones
34 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
High risk of PTL: Short cervix can increase the risk of preterm labor and delivery. There is treatment that can decrease the risk. Discuss the management of preterm de ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Debra Jones
34 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Yes: With treatment prenatally; during labor and delivery & treatment of the newborn transmission can be prevented.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Debra Jones
34 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Less than 5%: If treated appropriately the rate is less than 5%; untreated 25%.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Debra Jones
34 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Yes: You should have a consult with a perinatologist or an OB who has experience in treating high risk pregnancies to discuss your options in this current ... Read More
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Dr. Debra Jones agreed with the answer
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Dr. Pam Yoder
Dr. Pam Yoder answered
Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Many doctors say yes: But there are other ways to be intimate.
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