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What symptoms are common during ovulation?

What symptoms  are common during ovulation?

Pelvic discomfort: During ovualtion you might experience lower pelvic discomfort during the time you ovulate. Not all women can tell they are ovulating and do not always have any pain or discomfort. You will see an increase in vaginal secretions that are thin and can be stringy. ...Read more

Dr. Austina Cho
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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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Are yeast infections common during pregnacy?

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Are yeast infections common during pregnacy?

Yes: Pregnancy actually increases a woman's risk for yeast infections. This is thought to be due to increased levels of the hormone estrogen. ...Read more

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What are common complications that can occur during childbirth?

What are common complications that can occur during childbirth?

Childbirth: 1. Preterm Labor/ Premature delivery 2. Prolonged labor/ Failure to Progress (may necessitate c-section) 3. Abnormal Presentation - breech, transverse lie… 4. Umbilical cord prolapse 5. Umbilical cord compression 6. Post-partum bleeding 7. Shoulder dystocia 8. Cephalohematoma - Several of these conditions can lead to or be causes of other issues. ...Read more

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Are gastric problems prevalent during pregnent?

Are gastric problems prevalent during pregnent?

Of course: pregnancy could bring all king of gastric problem from morning sickness to heartburn if you are pregnant avoid any kind of medication even over the counter until you check with your doctor you can drink ginger ale eat saltine and take Maalox or Mylanta check with your doctor ...Read more

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Are cold sores common for pregnant women?

Are cold sores common for pregnant women?

If you are prone: To have cold sores they can be more often when you are pregnant since your immune system is lower normally when you are pregnant, u can take Valtrex (valacyclovir) everyday even while pregnant to prevent them if you are getting them all teheime or Valtrex (valacyclovir) when you get one to make it clear up faster. ...Read more

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Are vaginal infections common in pregnancy?

Are vaginal infections common in pregnancy?

Yeast infections: Yeast infections may occur more often when pregnant. ...Read more

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Are toothaches during pregnancy normal?

Are toothaches during pregnancy normal?

They can be: A true toothache during pregnancy is likely due to a tooth problem prior to pregnancy. When pregnant, you are definitely more prone to gum disease which can present as toothaches. If you notice more bleeding of your gums when brushing and flossing, you may have pregnancy gingivitis and should see your dentist for treatment. Studies are showing low birth weight babies due to gum disease. ...Read more

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Are yeast infections common in early pregnancies?

Yeast infections: Cabies is an itchy, highly contagious skin condition caused by an infestation by the itch mite sarcoptes scabiei. Direct skin-to-skin contact is the mode of transmission. ...Read more

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How common are cord accidents during pregnancy?

How common are cord accidents during pregnancy?

Cord accidents: About 1 out of 200 pregnancies end in stillbirth. Of the stillbirths recorded with possible causes 2-4% of those are from cord accidents. So out of every 10,000 pregnancies you will have about 2-3 cord accidents (2-4% of 50 stillbirths in 10,000 births). ...Read more

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What symptoms are common in ectopic pregnancy?

What symptoms are common in ectopic pregnancy?

PAIN and bleeeding: Or just pain with no bleeding, if u even think that is a possibility u need to see your obgyn asap or go to the er for evaluation. ...Read more

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What are common causes of painful urination in women after menstruation?

Cystitis: Possibly or probably a urinary tract infection. You would need to get checked by a professional or at least get your urine check ed and a trial of antibiotics to see if the symptoms resolve. ...Read more

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What are the common causes of breast discharge during pregnancy?

What are the common causes of breast discharge during pregnancy?

Breast discharge: In early stages of pregnancy, some women notice clear discharge & in later stages it becomes milky. Also discharge can be seen following vigorous physical activity such as jogging. Other causes might be fibrocystic breast disease, galactorrhea (some causes are hormones or medications), infection, mammary duct ectasia in older women, breast tumor. Your ob/gyn can explain more details. ...Read more

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Are stomach ulcers common in teenagers ? And what are most common symptoms ?

Are stomach ulcers common in teenagers ? And what are most common symptoms ?

Ulcers: Stomach ulcers are not so common in teenagers. More likely is GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease) which is a hyperacidity in the stomach which leads to a burning pain and belching which may feel like an ulcer.... ...Read more

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What are some common pregnancy symptoms before a missed period?

What are some common pregnancy symptoms before a missed period?

Pregnancy: Feeling nauseous, tender swollen breasts feeling more tired than usual have food cravings slight bleeding or cramping mood swings feeling light headed constipation are the 8 signs that you maybe pregnant hope that this answers your question all the best ...Read more

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Are diarreha and constipation common in early pregnancy ?

Are diarreha and constipation common in early pregnancy ?

As above: Not necessary, try to see u pcp for evaluation and work up. ...Read more

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What are the most common signs of early pregnancy?

What are the most common signs of early pregnancy?

Missed period: Missing your period, breast tenderness, fatigue, nausea and food cravings are all common early pregnancy signs. ...Read more

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Are canker sores an early symptom of pregnancy?

Are canker sores an early symptom of pregnancy?

Just one cause: Aphthous ulcers ("canker sores") are primarily immune in origin, happen in both males and females, and can be caused by stress, medications, genetics, trauma, and hormones. The hormone fluctuations in early pregnancy can result in ulcers, but are not a "sure sign." they can be alleviated with help from your dentist with medications and/or laser therapy. ...Read more

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Ulceration (Definition)

Exact synonym so far as this pathologist is concerned. An ulcer is a lesion on a body surface (outer or inner) in which the epithelium and at least some of the underlying connective tissue has been lost specifically to necrosis (cell death) rather than just mechanical or chemical injury. All ulcer craters ...Read more


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Ulcer (Definition)

An ulcer is a discontinuity or a break in a body membrane that impedes the normal functioning of the organ of which that membrane is a part. Ulcers are further classified by their location. Ulcers are usually caused by infections, excessive acid production, stress, ...Read more