Top 20 Doctor insights on: 22 weeks pregnant in children

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Is vasoprin safe to relieve swollen legs in 22 weeks pregnancy?

Is vasoprin safe to relieve swollen legs in 22 weeks pregnancy?

Vasoprine: Vasoprine is a combination of Aspirin and isosorbide. It is not used to treat swelling. You should ask you doctor before starting any medication during pregnancy. ...Read more

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When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Is 1.5cm dilation at 22 weeks pregnancy is Cervical incompetency? Usually heard that cervical dilation at 20-50mm is incompetent. What is true?

Controversial topic: Premature cervical changes (dilatation, shortening, funneling, softening...) are difficult to measure and to interpret. Sonographic or clinical exams of your cervix are very variable, very subjective, not accurate nor reliable predictors of premature labor or preterm delivery. Consult a knowledgeable MFM doctor regarding accepted criteria for "cervical insufficiency". Your risks at 22wks. Seem small. ...Read more

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22 weeks pregnancy ear temp said 97.4 first reading and 98.4 after that. Normally temp is at least 98.6 usually low 99's should I worry?

22 weeks pregnancy ear temp said 97.4 first reading and 98.4 after that. Normally temp is at least 98.6 usually low 99's should I worry?

Why check temp?: All of those readings represent normal temperatures. I suppose the more important question is why are you checking your temperature? If you feel you have an infection or fever then see your doctor to help narrow down the cause ...Read more

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Can norfloxocin be given in pregnancy of around 20 to 22 weeks?

Can norfloxocin be given in pregnancy of around 20 to 22 weeks?

Catagory C: In preg I use other drugs first that are catagory b, if it is for a UTI your doc can do a culture and sensitivity and put u on a cat b drug and make sure the bacteria is sensitive to that, Cipro (ciprofloxacin) my #1 for UTI if u are not pregnant. ...Read more

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22 weeks pregnant is 6 months?

22 weeks pregnant is 6 months?

Pregnancy: A normal pregnancy lasts 40 weeks. In actuality
a pregnancy starts 2 weeks after menses, although we count weeks from menses. Therefore 6 weeks = (4 weeks) 1 month gestational age, so 22 weeks = (20 weeks) 5 months ...Read more

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Lost pregnancy due to water break at 22 weeks?

Lost pregnancy due to water break at 22 weeks?

Incompetent cervix: This may be due to an incompetent cervix for which there are surgical procedures to help. Dr. Shirodkar from India developed one of the first of these. However there are other newer ways to treat this condition. See your Ob/Gyn about the alternatives. ...Read more

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Does yelling/getting upset at 22+ weeks pregnant hurt baby?

Does yelling/getting upset at 22+ weeks pregnant hurt baby?

Never good: Minimizing stress is ideal during pregnancy, and of course, yelling is stressful. But the actual quantitative effect yelling isn't clearly delineated. Stress reduction like yoga and counseling during pregnancy does reduce stress hormones which have been associated with preterm labor, but again there are limited studies in regards to this. ...Read more

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I am 22 weeks pregnant. When is it not recommended to fly by plane?

I am 22 weeks pregnant. When is it not recommended to fly by plane?

36 weeks: It is ok to fly at any time, but after 36 weeks most airlines restrict travel due to the increased risk of labor and delivery in the air where there is no assistance for problems that can occur. ...Read more

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If I am 22 weeks pregnant, could've I gotten pregnant from sex 25 weeks ago?

If I am 22 weeks pregnant, could've I gotten pregnant from sex 25 weeks ago?

22 WEEKS AGO: If you are 22 weeks pregnant, that means you got pregnant 22 weeks ago
and if you got pregnant 25 weeks ago, than you are 25 weeks pregnant. ...Read more

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I am 22 weeks pregnant and have not gained any weight should I be concerned?

I am 22 weeks pregnant and have not gained any weight should I be concerned?

Maybe: If you were morbidly obese at conception, then the baby may be growing normally, but your weight remains the same. If that is not the case and your OB MD notes that the baby is not developing properly, then you should discuss this with your treating OB MD. ...Read more

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A woman 22 weeks pregnant is claiming her baby is measuring 4 lbs. Is this possible?

A woman 22 weeks pregnant is claiming her baby is measuring 4 lbs. Is this possible?

Maybe 32 weeks?: A 22 week fetus is very small and cannot survive outside the mother. ...Read more

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I'm currently 22 weeks pregnant, and still don't know the sex... When will I find out?

I'm currently 22 weeks pregnant, and still don't know the sex... When will I find out?

Ultrasound: If someone wants to know the sex of their fetus, usually that happens at the time of an ultrasound done at about 20 weeks. Sometimes the fetus is in a position that makes it difficult to see what sex it is, but most of the time it is possible. Your prenatal provider may be able to tell you by looking at your ultrasound report. ...Read more

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22 weeks pregnant, should I be feeling baby move everyday? Have not felt him in about a day.

22 weeks pregnant, should I be feeling baby move everyday? Have not felt him in about a day.

18-22 weeks: Most people will begin to feel the baby move between 18-22 weeks. After that time most can feel about 5 movements an hour. It is important to have regular prenatal visits to make sure all is well. ...Read more

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I am 22 weeks pregnant but I got pregnant at the end of december. Could I be pregnant with another mans child?

I am 22 weeks pregnant but I got pregnant at the end of december. Could I be pregnant with another mans child?

Yes: If you had intercourse with more than one man, then it is possible for you to be pregnant with any of their children. Need a lot more information as to your exact due date, us dating, last menstrual period and prior usual cycle, and even then paternity cannot be absolutely determined until baby is born and testing is done. Talk to OB about your concerns and see if they can help you sort out dates. ...Read more

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22 weeks pregnant. A few weeks ago felt baby kicks few times a day. This last week, only feeling approx once a day. Is this normal?

22 weeks pregnant. A few weeks ago felt baby kicks few times a day. This last week, only feeling approx once a day. Is this normal?

Yes it can be: It is common to start feeling the baby move 18-22 weeks. In the first month after it begins feeling the movement is very erratic. Over the next 2-4 weeks the movements should get more regular. ...Read more

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I didn't know I was pregnant until late. My first ultrasound was told was 24 weeks preg. How possible is it that's wrong & I was 22 weeks preg?

I didn't know I was pregnant until late. My first ultrasound was told was 24 weeks preg. How possible is it that's wrong & I was 22 weeks preg?

Possible: Similar to dating a pregnancy by the last menstrual period, a second trimester ultrasound has a two week error when figuring out how far pregnant a woman is. The best dating parameter is a vaginal ultrasound between 10-12 weeks. The due date based on 10-12 weeks ultrasound is accurate to within plus/minus three days. A 24 week ultrasound is accurate plus/minus two weeks. ...Read more