A 43-year-old member asked:
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being bloated and farting a sign of pregnancy?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Althougth : Increased flatus and bloating can both occur with pregnancy, they are not diagnostic of pregnancy. Please take a home pregnancy test if your period is late.
Answered on Oct 1, 2013

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible: Do a blood preg test and see your obgyn for a workup, if test is neg then u need other blood work, an exam and an ultrasound either way.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: With a negative pregnancy test and a normal and regular period - you are not pregnant.
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Normal: The growing uterus is putting pressure on your intestinal tract causing the bloating and subsequent gas passage.
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Barnett
16 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pregnancy: Yes. Due to the elevated Progesterone levels in pregnancy, you may feel bloated, constipated, or experience more gas.
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