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38 Weeks Pregnant With Pelvic Pressure
Hi I'm 38 weeks pregnant alot of pelvic pressure and I wasn't dialted at my last ob what can I do?
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
38 weeks pregnant with pelvic pain and lower back pain, hurts to walk and not relieved by laying down hurts worst when changing positions! Is this normal?
No.: Many women have milder pain and dyscomfort but yours does sound excessive. At this point in your pg most of the pain is ligament related. If you have not had prior back or pelvic injuries you should have a full recovery after the delivery of your baby. Good luck. ...Read more
38 weeks pregnant, very ichy all over, a lot of pelvic pressure, is this something to worry about, I saw inching can be bad?
Need testing, dx, Rx: It would be wise to contact your obstetrical team to report your symptoms and have some blood tests (liver functions tests, bile acids and bile salts etc...) to rule out a condition called "cholestasis of pregnancy". Evaluating the wellbeing of your fetus (sonogram, amniotic fluid index, non-stress test and biophysical profile) would also be recommended. ...Read more
I am 38 weeks pregnant today lost my plug a few days ago and now have extreme lower back and pelvic pain what does that mean?
Labor: Probable labor. Call your provider or go to labor and delivery for evaluation. ...Read more
I'm 38 weeks I'm 4cm 80 effaced with lots of pressure and pelvic pain I was in the hos. For 9 hrs the other day with no progress should I call my dr?
Term: Not yet until frequent contractions and/or loss of mucous plug ...Read more
I'm 38 weeks pregnant. Went to doc on thursday and was 2-3 CM dilated and 80% effaced. Bad lower pain, pelvic pain &irreg contractions should I go in?
I'm 38 weeks pregnant and I'm having a lot white discharge, on and off again cramps, lots of pelvic pressure. I'm extra tired, does mean labor soon.?
Pregnancy: It's normal to have increased vaginal discharge during pregnancy because of hormonal changes. However if the discharge has an unusual smell, new consistency (liquidy, extremely thick, etc.) or has any blood you need to go in for an evaluation. Also It's normal at 38 wks to have contractions and fatigue as your body prepares for labor. If you have any pain with urination, you should get examined. ...Read more
I'm 38 weeks pregnant and would like to be induced. I'm feeling very anxious, cant sleep, im always tired, my feet swell, feeling alot of pelvic pressure?
Bng inducted is not: Ur choice, but that of Ur OB. U can talk 2 him/her about it, but there R certain criteria that need 2 B met. ...Read more
Not relevant: When we are checking blood counts during pregnancy, assuming that the basic counts related to hemoglobin, hematocrit and platelets are normal for pregnancy, then we really do not spend too much time looking at these individual parameters related to red blood cells. If there is a more specific problem being asked, please ask! ...Read more
Would a D&C be performed if a mother is miscarrying at 37/38 weeks pregnancy? And if so, how soon before the patient is discharged?
At that point, the pregnancy is full term and will be "stillborn." A sad situation and I feel for her.
She will likely have her labor induced and deliver vaginally if possible. The length of stay in the hospital will be similar to one for a regular birth. This assumes the mother doesn't have a complication such as an infection. ...Read more
38 weeks pg have dull to mid grade back cramps for about 2 weeks some w/ severe pelvic pain. Lost mucus plug 2 days ago urine clear today dark 2nite?
Call OB.: Call OB, if you cannot reach that doc, go to Labor and Delivery, to get checked to be safe and to ease your mind. ...Read more
Clear water drops and one time small fresh blood spot period like cramping is it labor or something else at 38 weeks pregnancy?
Obgyn evaluation: You will need to contact your Obgyn to arrange an evaluation. Since you are near term you will need to make sure you did not break your water. You could just be dilating and passing your mucous plug. An evaluation will be needed to determine what is going on. ...Read more
Am in my 38 weeks pregnancy and 4 days. My blood pressure was in the noon 149/68 and heart rate 114 is it nessicary to go to hospital and be paranoid.
38 weeks. Pregnant. Been experiencing braxton hicks, but know the pain is on my left side of. My pelvic area. Is that. Normal?
Get checked out: Braxton hicks contractions are normal at term. Lower abdominal pain on the sides is also very common. This is called round ligmament pain. Just get checked out by your doctor to make sure all is normal. ...Read more
I'm 38 weeks pregnant is it okay for me to soak in a tub of hot water? I'm having pain in my pelvic area? Will hot bath help.
OK but not too hot!: It is generally advised to keep the temp. Of the water below 100 degrees- this will feel warm and soothing, but a hot bath could reduce blood flow to your baby. You can add 2 cups of epsom salts to the tub to raise your magnesium levels. The only way to see if it will help is to try it, but there is a good chance it will. See http://americanpregnancy. Org/hot-bath-during-pregnancy/. ...Read more
I am 38 weeks pregnant and dialated to 1 1/2 CM, . I have been feeling jolts of sharp pain in my pelvic area for two days is this the start of labor?
Probably: These are probably some type of labor pains. You're just starting, so these may likely pass before too long. ...Read more
Many things: Common causes of pelvic pain/pressure are endometriosis, adhesions, fibroids, ovarian cysts, adenomyosis, and pelvic infections. Pelvic pain can also be due to irritable bowel or bladder inflammation. Cancer must also be considered. See your doctor to sort out what is going on with you and to get the right treatment. ...Read more
Mild pain or pressure in pelvis (lower abdomen) is a symptom that can be due to a variety of causes, including issues with the gut, bladder, and for females, organs such as ...Read more
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