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Nosebleed early sign of pregnancy

A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michelle Jones singer
Gynecology 39 years experience
No: Pregnancy increases the blood supply to mucus membranes in your mouth, nose and vagina. Nose bleeds and bleeding gums are common in pregnancy but they... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jan Rydfors
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Yes: Nosebleeds are very common in pregnancy. Many women will experience them for the first time while pregnant. They are due to an increase in blood vesse... Read More
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Dr. David Astrachan
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 38 years experience
Yes: The nose is under hormonal control and with pregnancy hormonal fluctuations can lead to inflammation of the nose (rhinitis of pregnancy) and with that... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Fein
Specializes in Preventive Medicine
Fragile capillaries: Due to the high estrogen levels in pregnancy, the small blood vessels in our mucous membranes (nasal areas, oral areas) can become fragile and easily ... Read More
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Dr. John McClay
Head and Neck Surgery 32 years experience
Vascular dilation: During pregnancy, your blood vessels in your nose to expand, and your increased blood supply puts more pressure on those delicate vessels, especially ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Moisten nares: 1st make sure blood pressure is normal. Most common cause of nose bleeds in pregnancy are the combination of nasal congestion and dry crusty nose in ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 35 years experience
No: Superficial blood vessels during pregnancy are quite fragile. This along with the hormone changes of pregnancy make them more susceptible to spontaneo... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Martin
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery 29 years experience
Epistaxis: Large nosebleeds are never "normal." See your doctor to have this evaluated. Feel better!
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Blood in nose: Increased nasal congestion is quite common during pregnancy. About 20% of women can experience nose bleeds during pregnancy. There is increased blood ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
A Verified Doctoranswered
Urgent Care 20 years experience
Pregnancy: Nosebleeds are somewhat more common during pregnancy because of increased circulating volume and hormones. Don't worry, just be prepared with some tis... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ron Eaker
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible: It is possible to experience those symptoms that early. Most of those are due to hormonal changes which begin very early.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine 74 years experience
Strangely enough: It could be poor diet that causes both. Eating too many "empty calories" can cause nose bleeds and increased blood pressure, particularly all the swee... Read More
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