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Is it normal to have 1700 grams fetus weight at 33 weeks pregnancy?

Is it normal to have 1700 grams fetus weight at 33 weeks pregnancy?

Fetal growth chart: Any time a test is done the doctor ordering the test needs to go through the results with you and make sure you are fully informed about the findings. You can consult a fetal growth chart and compare the weight of the baby to gestational age. ...Read more

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Pregnancy (Definition)

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 livogen xt 100 mg once a day safe in 33 weeks pregnancy.? My Tlc is as high as 12,400 & my Sgot and sgpt levels are also high, is my baby at risk

Is livogen xt 100 mg once a day safe in 33 weeks pregnancy.?
My Tlc is as high as 12,400 & my Sgot and sgpt levels are also high, is my baby at risk

Depends: Livigen is iron and frolic acid and would be fine in a normal pregnancy. The abnormal lab values are concerning and I would need to know why they are elevated to say for sure that anything is safe. Good luck. ...Read more

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33 weeks pregnant. Feel like babies foot or leg was crushed by my ribs after sitting up too fast. Is this possible? It hurt my ribs.

33 weeks pregnant. Feel like babies foot or leg was crushed by my ribs after sitting up too fast. Is this possible? It hurt my ribs.

Doubtful: Remember that the baby is surrounded by fluid, the amniotic fluid, in a large amniotic sac. It is doubtful that sitting up too fast would cause any harm to the baby, but it is possible you 'pulled a muscle' between your ribs called the intercostal muscle. Move more slowly and deliberately and avoid rapid movements! ...Read more

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I'm 33 weeks pregnant and my feet & hands are swolen but the bones in my hands get sore as well. Is there anything I can do to relieve the pain? Thanks

I'm 33 weeks pregnant and my feet & hands are swolen but the bones in my hands get sore as well. Is there anything I can do to relieve the pain? Thanks

Pregnancy edema: Lower extremity swelling from pregnancy may cause long term complication. Good supportive athletic shoes and support hose may reduce formation of varicose veins and long term edema. Simple decreased in activity with elevation of hands may reduce swelling and there are compression gloves available. Medications should be approved by obstetrician. ...Read more

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33 weeks pregnant, hand, feet, face and ankle swelling. Gained 3lbs in 2 days. Decreased movement. Awful headaches, dr says I'm fine but I feel off!??

33 weeks pregnant, hand, feet, face and ankle swelling. Gained 3lbs in 2 days. Decreased movement. Awful headaches, dr says I'm fine but I feel off!??

May be preeclampsia: Rapid weight gain, sudden swelling and headache may indicate developing preeclampsia, which can be dangerous to your own or baby's health. Check your blood pressure with a home cuff or at local pharmacy. If too number is >140 or bottom >90, let your doctor know ASAP. ...Read more

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Please help, im 33 weeks pregnant. Shortly after eating will feel bloated, breathless, dizzy, get sensitive with noise, very uneasy, cold hands&feet, weak?

Please help, im 33 weeks pregnant. Shortly after eating will feel bloated, breathless, dizzy, get sensitive with noise, very uneasy, cold hands&feet, weak?

Glucose: Please take this urgently to your ob. You sound like you may have developed gestational diabetes or even another dangerous condition known as pre-eclampsia. ...Read more

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What should be done for swollen feet on a 13 years old?

Edema: Swollen feet might be secondary to loss of Albumin in the urine. Please have your child checked for proteinuria and low serum albumin, and for hypertension, if one of these is present, then seek the advice of a pediatric nephrologist. ...Read more

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I'm just wonderingif you have swollen feet, how do you get them back to normal?

I'm just wonderingif you have swollen feet, how do you get them back to normal?

Root Cause Dependent: Depends on the root cause of the problem. If it is simply from standing all day, then elevating the extremities on 2 pillows above heart level at end of day should suffice.

If this is due to other causes (heart disease, kidney failure, high blood pressure, vascular disease or injuries to both lower extremities) then this will not work.

If any of these, have your pcp evaluate. ...Read more

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What can I do about burning and swollen feet?

What can I do about burning and swollen feet?

Find the cause 1st: There may be many treatments for swollen feet. However, the more important question is why they are swollen. I would recommend that you be seen by an orthopedic foot and ankle surgeon if your primary care physician cannot find the cause of the swollen ankles. One in your area can be found at www.Aofas. Org. ...Read more

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What do I do for someone who has ganglion cysts and is suffering from swollen feet?

What do I do for someone who has ganglion cysts and is suffering from swollen feet?

Find the cause 1st: There may be many treatments for swollen feet. However, the more important question is why they are swollen. I would recommend that you be seen by an orthopedic foot and ankle surgeon if your primary care physician cannot find the cause of the swollen ankles. ...Read more

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There ithere is one virus that give pneumonia and swollen feet?s one virus that give pneumonia and swollen feet?

There ithere is one virus that give pneumonia and swollen feet?s one virus that give pneumonia and swollen feet?

Virus?: No. I cannot seem to link a viral pneumonia with swollen feet. Please do get your urine tested for any protein leakage. Also suggest blood work to see serum Albumin levels. Manage in accordance with results. See your PMD ...Read more

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What will help for swollen feet and legs currently on a mild duretic ?

What will help for swollen feet and legs currently on a mild duretic
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Weight loss: If you are overweight then losing weight will help alleviate some pressure on the veins in your lower legs and that will alleviate the swelling. If the swelling is due to a heart problem and not just bad veins then you need to consider a cardiac rehab program to achieve safe and maximal exercise results. Elevating your feet as much as possible and wearing compression hose also helps. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a rash and swollen feet and fingers. What do I wear?

What to do if I have a rash and swollen feet and fingers. What do I wear?

See below: It is not a matter of what you wear.
You need to see a doctor to find out the cause of the rash and swelling. ...Read more

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Is swollen feet a sign of congestive heart failure?

Is swollen feet a sign of congestive heart failure?

It can be: Sometimes this can be from other causes, like local issues with the veins in the legs. However, it can be a sign of chf. You should get checked out. ...Read more

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Swelling in upper abdomen headaches and swollen feet?

Swelling in upper abdomen headaches and swollen feet?

Heart failure: The upper abdominal swelling, swollen feet and headache could all be related. It merits a careful medical examination. Hypertension, if it exists, can cause headaches and heart failure; the heart failure can cause a congested (swollen) liver and edema (swelling) of one's feet. Usually, one tries to explain multiple symptoms with as few causes as possible. ...Read more

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What is the cause of swollen feet in 39 weeks pregnancy?

What is the cause of swollen feet in 39 weeks pregnancy?

Like any mass...: The baby is a mass growing in your pelvic region, and it causes pressure on some blood vessels obstructing the blood flow from your legs back to your heart, thus causing your legs accumulate fluid. Although it largely improves after the pregnancy is over, it may lead to the formation of the varicose veins and some leg swelling to remain in the future. ...Read more

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Swollen feet and ankles what carbohydrates retain body fluids?

Swollen feet and ankles what carbohydrates retain body fluids?

Swollen feet: Carbohydrates do not directly cause fluid retention. However, refined carbohydrates do put the body under free radical stress and that can accelerate degeneration in the human body. I strongly advise that you avoid all white flour, white sugar and white rice. ...Read more

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I have swollen feet and red bumps on my head with green pus?

I have swollen feet and red bumps on my head with green pus?

This sounds terrible: And potentially serious. You need to be seen and evaluated as soon as possible. Make an appointment with a health care provider as soon as you can. ...Read more

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Why does right-sided heart failure cause swollen feet and ankles?

Why does right-sided heart failure cause swollen feet and ankles?

Pump failure: The right side of your heart accepts blood returning from the extremities. If it can't keep up, blood starts to back up in the extremities and causes swelling. Think of a basement pump. If its not powerful enough to keep up with the water seeping in, the basement will flood. ...Read more

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Is this serious or not to develop swollen feet and legs in 2 week period?

Is this serious or not to develop swollen feet and legs in 2 week period?

It may be serious: Bilateral swollen feet are usually caused by heart problems or kidney problems related to loss of protein in the urine. Sometimes it may be related to an abdominal pathology or local legs problems. If you have swollen feet please see your physician. ...Read more

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Swollen feet top of foot very sore foot swollen when I sit down or stand up?

Swollen feet top of foot very sore foot swollen when I sit down or stand up?

Further evaluation: It could be anything from tendonitis, stress fracture, infection. Further evaluation and treatment is important to work it up further to help give you the proper treatment options. ...Read more

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I thought you only get swollen feet n fingers in ur 3 rd trimester. Why do it come in first trimester?

I thought you only get swollen feet n fingers in ur 3 rd trimester. Why do it come in first trimester?

Concerning: This is concerning. You should consult your obstetrics who probably would check your BP and urine for loss of proteins. ...Read more

Pedal Edema (Definition)

Pedal edema is fluid collection or ...Read more