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37 Weeks Pregnant White Discharge
No: Please discuss with your OB to r/o problems and if it persists if you were my pt would induce u at 39 wks. ...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
Significance of low co2 (17mEq/l) and high anion gap (19mEq/l) in late (37 weeks) pregnancy? All other tests in metabolic panel within normal limits.
Reason for checking: I suppose the answer would vary depending on why it was checked. If there were certain symptoms or problems then the tests need to be analyzed in that context. Simply looking at only these numbers with no context they do not appear particularly abnormal for the 3rd trimester of pregnancy. The doctor who ordered them will be in the best position to interpret them. ...Read more
Due to gall stones in neck position 9mm size with 37 weeks pregnancy. How to reduce sgot sgpt levels to perform cesarean as billirubin is ok?
Quoting merck: "Gallstones appear to be more common during pregnancy. Pregnant women who develop gallstones are closely monitored. If a gallstone blocks the gallbladder or causes an infection, surgery may be necessary. This surgery is usually safe for pregnant women and the fetus." http://www.merckmanuals.com/home/women-s-health-issues/pregnancy-complicated-by-disease/liver-and-gallbladder-disorders-during-pregn ...Read more
Im 37 weeks and 4 days pregnant and I have a jelly thick yellow discharge its usually at the top of my panties ?
I am 37 weeks pregnant, last night and throughout the night i ended up having brown, watery discharge. Stopped now. Should i just ignore?
No.: You are close to term, so this is no time to ignore anything. Having said that, the main concerns would be cramps, pain, contractions, bloody or tissue discharge, not feeling the baby move, etc. My sense is that this is not serious, but you should contact your ob/gyn and not ignore it. ...Read more
37 weeks and 4 days pregnant dilated at 2 CM and 50% thinned with excessive discharge! what should I do?
See your doctor: You are losing yourmucous plug as you are dilating. Nothing to worry about unless you are concerned that you have ruptured your membranes. See you doctor to get evaluated. ...Read more
37 weeks pregnant and for the past 2 days now I've been having alittle of brownish/pinkish discharge? What could this be?
Hi: It may be nothing but I would let your Ob know. If your placenta is close to the opening of the uterus this could cause some bleeding. He would know this from one of your ultrasounds. If so this could be of concern. Otherwise if you have a fever and pain you also need to call them. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Im 37 weeks today and i find some extra milky white discharge what does it mean like my body preparing for labor?baby is headdown position
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