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A 22-year-old female asked:

I'm 12 weeks pregnant for a week i can hear my heartbeat in my right ear my doc told me my ears are clear but it's driving me nuts! what can i do!?!

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Dr. Scott J. Wolfson
Pediatrics 24 years experience
Relax: Your body is going through some major vascular changes during pregnancy including new vessels and greater flow. This can sometimes translate into the sensation you are experiencing. It is likely normal. Good luck!
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