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A 30-year-old female asked:

28 weeks pregnant, extreme fatigue with what feels like heart palpitations. light headed when i stand too long, feeling of general weakness. lips go pale when i get light headed. i suffer from constant thrush as well that just won't seem to go away.

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Cardiac evaluation: It is common for women in the third trimester to feel some degree of fatigue and light headedness. If your symptoms are this severe with standing - palpitations, light headedness and lips going pale then you will need to be evaluated by your ob gyn and perhaps a cardiologist.
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