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A 28-year-old female asked:

What is the cause for weight loss at end of pregnancy, i'm 37 weeks pregnant, mgtt done 2 months back was normal.

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Caloric intake: If you are losing weight then you are burning off more calories than you are taking in. Ask your doctor if this is a concern. Depending on your starting body weight this may or may not be an issue.

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Last updated Dec 14, 2013

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