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Can I Get pregnant if I have ms

A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Virginia Simnad
27 years experience Neurology
Yes: Recent studies do not show MS as a risk for increased fetal loss or abnormalities. Generally, the disease quiets down during pregnancy. Pregnancy per ... Read More
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Yes, it just might mean a high risk pregnancy so make sure to work very closely with your ob/gyn.
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Sure: Pregnancy is protective but stop your MS drug prior to pregnancy to avoid harm to your new child and resume following L & D

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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Hi, : Hi, i think it is very important to ask your obstetrician what she or he is referring to. On the one hand, it could be that your fetus’ head is smal ... Read More
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Dr. Johanna Fricke
49 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Have a prenatal : Visit to your pediatrician to ask if your baby's head growth can be monitored a little more often than usual & if developmental surveillance with ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Michel
45 years experience Family Medicine
Time to tell boss: Thsi may be the time you have to tell the boss. You may need to change the work type or find another job. Will your boss work with you. There is nothi ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Rupp
20 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Talk to Doctor: You could talk to your doctor about disability or medical related leave. You might also be able to get a modified work schedule under the Americans w ... Read More
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Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Review with doctor: Review the problem with your neurologist. It may be the type of work you are doing is not healthy for your MS. It may be possible to assign you to a j ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Horak ii
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MS: First relax. Then make an appointment with a neurologist. MS is a hard diagnosis to make and takes a fair amount of testing and time.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience Neurology
Start with doctor: If you have had multiple neurological symptom spread out over time and the neuroaxis (brain and spinal cord) you may want to get an MRI with flair seq ... Read More
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Dr. Frances Dyro
53 years experience Neurology
Dysport : Dysport is safe for patients with multiple sclerosis related spasticity. Patients with myasthenia gravis should not be given any botulinum toxin relat ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Variable: All ms pts are different, and the course of the illness varies. You do not indicate whether you are taking disease modifying medication, and would wo ... Read More
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Dr. Pavle Repovic
Specializes in Neurology
The : The reason why your ms symptoms "act up" in heat has to do with how neurons work. Neurons conduct electrical impulses. If you compare a neuron to a wi ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Hard to say...: I'm sorry, but this isn't something any distant forum doctor can answer. It depends on information you don't provide, including your symptoms, neurol ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Advice: You are getting close to "chronic daily headaches", and you need to break up pattern ASAP. Botox may be an answer, but OTC remedies to prevent headac ... Read More
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