U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Egypt
A 35-year-old female asked:

I ate smoked roast beef during week 38 of my pregnancy abd i'm very worried now of listeria infection hat to do?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 37 years experience
Observe for signs: Listeria can cross through the placenta and cause both mother and baby to have flu-like symptoms including nausea and fever. If the infection worsens, it can cause the mother to become disoriented and can lead to convulsions and stiffness throughout the body. If any of these signs or symptoms occur, see your health care provider immediately.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership

Related questions

A 44-year-old member asked:
1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
A 24-year-old member asked:
2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
A 21-year-old member asked:
3 doctor answers11 doctors weighed in
Last updated Jul 27, 2018

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.