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Dr. Al Hegab
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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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Lower tummy and back pain during 37 weeks pregnancy. Labor?

Lower tummy and back pain during 37 weeks pregnancy.  Labor?

Braxton hicks: Most likely they are practice contractions. I used to get them every time i stood up from a sitting position. Baby starts to move lower and reposition for labor which puts pain on your back. Good luck and congrats! ...Read more

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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.

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

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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?

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

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I am 37 weeks pregnant I been have headaches for the pass 2 days is it normal ?

I am 37 weeks pregnant I been have headaches for the pass 2 days is it normal   ?

Call the service now: This may be a sign your blood pressure is elevating as a complication of pregnancy. You need to contact your ob's service & see if they want you to come in for monitoring. This could be something minor but you have two lives in the balance & you must take this seriously. ...Read more

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I am 37 weeks and 4 days pregnant, I have been having major pain down there, I have also been having headaches all the time w/ nausea, is this normal?

I am 37 weeks and 4 days pregnant, I have been having major pain down there, I have also been having headaches all the time w/ nausea, is this normal?

Get checked out ASAP: If this is your first pregnancy, eclampsia can occur quite frequently. Usually it can cause severe swelling, very high blood pressure, headaches, cramping, pain, blurry vision. If it is eclampsia, the only cure is delivery of baby. This can be fatal. (sybil in downton abby, season 3).....Seek medical help now! ...Read more

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Im.37 weeks.Pregnant and I've had a headache all day and pain on.My right side what.Could this be?

Consult a doctor now: You're describing a condition that could be something as simple as a reaction to stress/fatigue but at the same time in pregnancy, something that could be life-threatening to both you and your baby. With a headache, pain near your liver, combined with high blood pressure, you may be developing severe pre-eclampsia which will raise your risk of stroke, seizure, hemorrhage, and stillbirth! ...Read more

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How to get rid of a big headache when 37 weeks pregnant?

How to get rid of a big headache when 37 weeks pregnant?

One safe: Approach is acupuncture. Let your doctor know if you have increasing edema, weight gain or the headaches is worsening and not resolving. ...Read more

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37 weeks pregnant with headache and swollen feet. What should I do?

37 weeks pregnant with headache and swollen feet. What should I do?

Elevate the feet: Support hose can be used as well, speak to your oby-gyn regarding your headache and what they would prefer you to take or not to take. ...Read more

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Headache (Definition)

The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more