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39 Weeks Pregnant With A Vaginal Watery Discharge
Like any mass...: The baby is a mass growing in your pelvic region, and it causes pressure on some of the 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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
Is povindone iodine vaginal pessaries safe to use at 39 weeks pregnancy. What are the side effects to fetus and any alternative for it. ?
PLEASE CALL YOUR OB: Now ! as you need immediate evaluation to make sure u do not have pre- eclampsia as u will need to be put on meds and get delivered if u do, and even if u do not have that, u need evaluation of the headache so if i was your OB i would send you straight to the labor room now for evaluation and to check the baby ., so please call your OB now. ...Read more
39 weeks and 5days pregnant and i started seeing colorless discharge like am horny what does this mean?
Mucous plug?: This might be your mucous plug, which comes out as you are approaching labor. It is nothing to worry about- see http://www.Justmommies.Com/articles/mucous-plug.Shtml for some useful tips about giving birth see http://bit.Ly/1lrkip6 ; http://jurenka.Wordpress.Com/2009/04/11/my-new-hero-ina-may-gaskin/ good luck! ...Read more
Bacterial vaginosis?: Its normal for pregnant women to have more discharge, especially near term. But the fishy smell can mean you have bacterial vaginosis. Fortunately this isn't usually a huge problem for the baby. But always best to have it checked out. ...Read more
Yes, that: Would be prudent brown discharge is usually blood that is older.. Congratulations! ...Read more
I'm 39 weeks pregnant. Today I have had yellow discharge which has a sweet smell to it. What could it be?
I'm 39 weeks pregnant and i've been leaking clear, watery stuff with a little bit of slimmy texture. Is it just watery discharge?
PLEASE CALL YOUR OB: Now ! you most likely have rupture of membranes and need to go to the labor room to confirm or not that is what i would tell you if you were my pt. As if you are ruptured then you need Pitocin (oxytocin) to get you into labor and if u are beta strep + u need IV antibiotics started right away, once your water has broke you need to be moving toward getting baby delivered as you do not want to get an infection! ...Read more
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