A 37-year-old member asked:
Any exercise to avoid placents previa?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Holistic Medicine 30 years experience
No: Placenta previa is a result of the placement of the placenta within the uterus and can not be avoided by exercise.
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Obstetrics and Gynecology 11 years experience
None: Previa: Placenta overlies the cervix/birth canal. Gr 1 means placenta is close, Gr 4 means it's directly overlying/blocking the baby's exit -- high chance of preterm labor & bleeding; you'd need a C/S at 36-37wks. More common in woman w/ hx of C/S & smoking. Not much you can do but wait. If dx'ed early, the uterus still grows/stretches and a placenta can migrate away even in 3rd tri. Follow w/ US.
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Last updated May 30, 2015
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