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A 28-year-old female asked:

Is diarrhoea during the 3rd trimester (35 weeks) and stomach cramps a sign of preterm labour? are these a cause of concern at this stage?

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Dr. Ralph Boling
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Possibly yes,: getting an exam to check your cervix, and also get help with dehydration, IV fluids, would be a strong recommendation.

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