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39 weeks pregnant and exhausted

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
PLEASE CALL YOUR OB: Now ! as you need immediate evaluation to make sure u do not have pre- eclampsia as u will need to be put on meds and get delivered if u do, and even ... Read More

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brandon Macy
41 years experience Podiatry
You'll find out in: The next two weeks :-). The baby and all the rest that you're carrying in the front puts some pressure on the veins coming from your legs into the p ... Read More
Dr. Vadim Glukh
23 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Like any mass...: The baby is a mass growing in your pelvic region, and it causes pressure on some of the blood vessels obstructing the blood flow from your legs back ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
26 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
No.: Betadine should be avoided in pregnancy because it can affect the maternal and fetal thyroid glands and cause complications from that. Do not use beta ... Read More
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Not unusual: Headaches during pregnancy are not uncommon, but usually fade during third trimester. Have your obstetrician check you out, but unlikely that you pos ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
It is 40 weeks from: The first day of your last period until your due date, the ideal time to deliver as shown by a large recent study is 39-40 weeks gestation, my advice ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Danielle Salhany
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Be patient :): Nothing guaranteed, but walking will help bring the baby down and might make contractions stronger. Sex is a tried and true way for many women due to ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Brian Enggano
12 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No particular amount: At 39 weeks, your cervix could be dilated anywhere from 0-2 or 3 cm. However, it can be highly variable and usually depends on how many children you ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Please call your OB: Now , all ?S at this point should be asked to your OB and your OB should have explalined or you should have taken OB classes to know that you are most ... Read More
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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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Call your OB: You might be in labor.
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A female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Ask Labor ; Delivery: At 39 weeks, having contractions and vaginal "discharge" means it's time to call the labor and delivery nurse, and/or the obstetrician, to see if it i ... Read More
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