12 weeks pregnant belly pictures

Is there an average size my belly should be at 12 weeks pregnant? 13 weeks?

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Dr. Michael W. Kelber
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Normal growth


At twelve weeks the top of your uterus should be just above your pubic bone. You will find that even though you don't look very pregnant, by this time your jeans will no longer fit. Your uterus grows about 1 centimeter a week, on average.
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12 weeks pregnant & contracting & experiencing alot of pressure in my belly what is this?

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Dr. Timothy Brown
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May be normal


This could simply be discomfort from the growing uterus. Get checked if you see bleeding or a lot of discharge. A bladder infection is also possible which can be checked with a urine culture.
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I'm 25 weeks pregnant and experiencing liquid diarrhea the last 12 hours, belly rumbles. Did I eat something bad?

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Dr. Guy VanDell
Obstetrics and Gynecology
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Could be


it could be food poisoning or a viral illness. Try to rest your intestines with BRAT diet. You might want to call your doctor.
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Second trimester Pregnancy

Do's And Don'ts

Usually the second trimester is a feeling good time, especially compared to the 1st trimester.

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How should my belly look at 6 weeks pregnant?

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You may not


notice any difference in how your belly looks this early on.

Pain in right side under belly 35 weeks pregnant?

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Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology
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Call YOUR OB NOW


your OB knows u and your situation, could be a number of things some serious , some not but since u are 35 weeks no reason to take a chance, if u were my pt and u called this evening would send u to the labor room to be evaluated and make sure u and the baby are ok
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First trimester Pregnancy

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Hang in there! it gets better for most patients! The 1st trimester of pregnancy will only last 14 wk

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9 weeks pregnant. Will laying on my belly harm my baby?

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Dr. Johanna Fricke
Pediatrics - Developmental and Behavioral
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No, ma'am


Take your folate & prenatal vitamins, don't smoke, drink or use drugs, eat healthily, exercise moderately & stay away from people who have the " flu." " What to Expect When You're Expecting" & the aap.org book "Your child, Birth to 5" are good reads. Find a pediatrician who does routine developmental survellance & is a good "fit" for your style of parenting.
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38 weeks pregnant sevre back pains and tender belly area?

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Dr. Frederick F. Buechel
Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
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Call your OB!


That's something to discuss with your OB. They would expect a phone call to them with this issue. Call them now and put yourself at ease.
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Really bad itching on my belly at 35 weeks pregnant, why?

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Dr. Timothy Raichle
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PUPPS


There is a problem related to a rash that itches during pregnancy called PUPPS (Pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy) and can be treated with topical hydrocortisone cream. You can also take benadryl to help you sleep at night. Talk to your doctor about this as well.
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40 weeks pregnant and having a hard belly, is labor nearing?

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Contractions


If you think you are in labor then you need to go to the hospital for evaluation.
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I am 17 weeks pregnant is it normal to have belly stiffening?

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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management
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Pregnant


You are beyond 3mo and yes your belly will feel stiff as it expands to accommodate the enlarging uterus
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