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32 Weeks Pregnant Brown Discharge
Please call your OB: Tonight, all? S like this should always be asked to your OB 1st, before asking here, could be a vaginal infection, but want to make sure it is not from the cervix becoming too short and trying to go into labor and want to make sure nothing bad going on with the placenta like a previa or clot behind it so please call your OB now for evaluation. ...Read more
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
I have a brown mucus like discharge, I'm 32 weeks pregnant. I've also had some cramp like feeling that comes and goes. Is that normal?
Large size: There are readily available graphs on the net from Mayo Clinic and elsewhere. You should discuss the implications with a neonatologist. ...Read more
AFI 5cm: Afi stands for amniotic fluid index. An afi less than 5 cm is considered oligohydramnios. This needs to be followed very closely particularly if the baby is measuring smaller than average. Typically, as long as the baby has normal anatomy and is growing, we try to hold off delivering until after 37 weeks. You also need to have a vaginal exam to make sure you are not leaking fluid. ...Read more
I had unprotected sex about two weeks ago, I've been having really dark brown discharge with a little bit of blood and bad cramps could I be preganant?
Yes: Yes, you maybe pregnant, if not from this episode of unprotected sex, then from a prior instance. Also, if you've engaged in unprotected sex, then painful discharge could also be due to sexually transmitted diseases/infections. Easy way to determine if pregnant or not is to take home pregnancy test, available w/o prescription at most pharmacies - they're accurate as soon as you're late. Then c doc ...Read more
Sexualy active cums inside all the time. Brown discharge for a week slight cramps then blood for 4 days then light brown again could I be pregnat?
It is possible:
Pregnancy is always a possibility. You need to have a pregnancy test. If it is positive you need to be seen by a doctor for follow up (confirm intrauterine pregnancy and not ectopic pregnancy)
if your are not attempting to conceive and are sexually active I advise you to consider a reliable birth control method and should be careful not to catch a sexually transmitted disease (std). ...Read more
Two days ago when I used the bathroom I found pink blood then last night just a spot on the napkin. Today there was brown discharge. Am I pregnate?
Pregnancy test: Check a pregnancy test and you will have your answer. They are cheap, reliable and available at any pharmacy. ...Read more
Am 14 dpo. Period was expected 2 days back. Having a brown discharge since 3 days. Preganacy test negative on period 1day. Is this normal? Preganant?
Most likely no: Given the negative test you are most likely not pregnant. But you can retest in 1 week to be certain. ...Read more
I was supposed to have my period on the 14th of this month as I had my last one on the 17th of last month, but didn't had, brown discharge, am I pregna?
Check a preg test: Anytime your period is late, there is always the chanc eof pregnancy if you are sexually active. The 1st thing to do is check a pregnancy test. If it is positve, you shoudl se eyour obgyn for confirmation. If negtaive, there are many reasons for a period to be a little off and it generally is nothing weriosu or dangerous. If it persists over several months, a visit to your obgyn will be helpfuf. ...Read more
If you finished your: Period one week ago - then this should not mean that you are pregnant. Brown discharge is usually older blood. ...Read more
Took morning after pill, then period came and it was normal like for 5 days and the other 2 days brown discharge came out, am I pragnent?
Check: Get a serum blood pregnancy test to see if you are pregnant this the most accurate pregnancy test ...Read more
I had anal sex with my husband on 8th day of my periods, he ejacuated in my anus twice. Insd of next periods I got only brown discharge. Am I pregnent?
Maybe but not fromit: If you only had anal sex and ejaculation into your anus on 8th day of your period you will not get pregnant. If healthy viable and mobile sperms were introduced into your cervix then or at other times, the risk of pregnancy would increase. A simple blood pregnancy betaHCG test will answer your question. ...Read more
It is normal: Brown spotting at 5 weeks gestation is normal. You can discuss with your obstetrician at next prenatal visit. ...Read more
Clear mucus discharge from vagina? What does it mean?!? Help? Because I don't want to be preganant:' (also with brown discharge with it
Discharge: A pregnancy test is simple, cheap, and will quickly answer your question about pregnancy. Otherwise, brown mucus discharge may be normal or a sign of a uterine problem, cervical problem or even a vaginal infection. Either way, just see a doctor who can easily tell you what is going on. ...Read more
I'm pragnant in week 9. I have brown discharge 3 times my doctor say baby is fine and the plasenta ttoo. Could the cervix be the source of the discharge?
Get checked for: Infection in your cervix and vagina. Take care! ...Read more
I had a brown discharge and a little blood but only when I wipe what does this mean could I be pregant?
I dnt get reg prds. I dnt hve sex often; last had it 8-1-14, he ejaculated in me, strtd my prd 8-31-14. Woke up 10-19-14 with brown discharge. Pregnt?
I frequently have unprotected sex and I'm on the birth control pill, I never take it on time. I have brown discharge in my knickers could I be pregnan?
Sharp pain inside and around vagina when I walk and when baby moves at 32 weeks pregnancy? Is this normal?
Yes - normal: Women frequently experience vaginal pains - often described as sharp, shooting pain - as they approach term. This is normal, and likely relates to the descent of the presenting part into the pelvis. ...Read more
What Does posterior placenta in Upper uterine seg with grade 2 maturity in 32 weeks pregnancy scan indicate? Does it mean a c section will b needed
OK and no:
C-section is done through the anterior approach. Knowing that the placenta is posterior means it is safe to do a routine c-section but does NOT mean it needs to be done.
Vaginal deliveries are always better than C-section unless there is an indication for the C-section. Ask your OB about these indications. ...Read more
At 32 weeks pregnancy my baby developed mild ventriculomegaly & mega cisterna magna. Torch is good except it is + for CMV IgG and - for IgM any conect?
No: The CMV igg indicates a past infection and the negative igm indicates no recent infection or exposure. This combination makes CMV an unlikely cause. Mild ventriculomegaly often is simply monitored by serial ultrasounds. ...Read more
Can a single dose of dexamethasone sodium phosphate 24mg taken at 32 weeks pregnancy cause development or neurological delays in my unborn child?
No, a single course: Of antenatal steroids is considered to be the least risky and most effective treatment for avoiding breathing problems and other complications in premature babies. One study showed fluctuations in fetal heart rate for 4-7 days & some moms have side effects, but no adverse impact on infant development has been found. ...Read more
Pink/brown discharge 5 days after unprotected sex with 99% positive no ejaculation on microlite contraceptive pill. Slight bloating/pain. Am I pregant?
Unlikely, but...: A urine pregnancy test, done correctly, gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after missing a withdrawal period. If done sooner, a positive result is likely real, but a negative result may be due to testing too soon, and thus lead to a repeat test. If a woman gets her normal regular period, then she is not pregnant. ...Read more
See your doctor: It's difficult to tell unless you get a pelvic examination. Your doctor can test you for a yeast infection, bacterial vaginosis, or an std. Also, sometimes vaginal discharge can be normal in pregnancy. But why wonder? It's safer to go ahead and get checked out by your obgyn. Good luck! ...Read more
Cervix change: If you have new onset mucous especially with pressure or cramps, you have to worry about cervical change (dilation and/or shortening). You should be seen by your doc to rule out preterm labor, cervical incompetence, or infection. Sometimes it can be normal (leukorrhea of pregnancy) but it's safer @ 32 weeks to be sure. Best of luck to you. ...Read more
How much stringy/mucus like discharge during pregnancy is normal before I should contact my provider? (at 32 weeks)
You should contact: Contact your provider now so your provider can decide as you want to make sure your cervix is not trying to open up too soon which could casue premature rom, or premature labor both of which you want to try to avoid. ...Read more
Increased white milky discharge and sometimes it's thick though at 32 weeks of pregnancy? Is this normal?
Needs testing: Vaginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal odor. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Sometimes vaginal discharge can be a sign of a sexual transmitted infection. Testing is important to determine the treatment and keep you and your partner safe. ...Read more
32 weeks pregnant have a wet watery discharge. No smell. Not a whole gust of it but I can totally tell a difference, what can it be? Or is it normal?
Discharge can be a noun or a verb; it has multiple meanings in physics, chemistry, military, and legal usage. The most common medical meaning is a substance that is being excreted. Examples: pus is the discharge from a pimple; a vaginal discharge can mean infection; an ear discharge can mean an infection of the outer ear tract; a nasal discharge ...Read more