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A 24-year-old female asked:

I had pre eclampsia last year during my pregnancy and gave birth to a pre mature, well she passed away. so i'm 15 weeks pregnant now and have a severe headache and stomach cramps and very bloated, what could be the cause? do i need medical attention?

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Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 56 years experience
Pregnancy ?'s: Pre-eclampsia can re-occur in subsequent pregnancies, but a "headache and stomach cramps" are not related to pre-eclampsia. See an OB specialist physician who will evaluate your condition, and provide assistance in management of this pregnancy.
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