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Im high risk pregnancy an i had a broken pelvis that healed incorrectly what are the odds it will rebrake if we opt for a natural birth?
High risk pregnancies are those in which the risk to the mother or the baby is higher than for the average pregnancy. A pregnancy can be termed "high-risk" when the mother has a pre-existing condition such as high blood pressure or diabetes, or when she has had previous problem pregnancies, is pregnant with multiple babies, or ...Read more
Yes: Absolutely. Follow your ob/gyn recomandations.Get a more detailed answer ›
Will getting pregnant 6 months after giving birth via emergency C-section make this a high risk pregnancy?
Yes: yes...but check with your OB-GYN Good Luck Be Well Dr Z ...Read more
I have pcos what are the chances of me havin a high risk pregnancy and premature or a low birth weight child ?
Can switching to birth control pill while still on Depo-Provera cause high risk pregnancy in the future?
No: Switching from depo to ocps has no bearing on pregnancy status in the future. If you have medical conditions that make you a high risk pt in pregnancy, these won't change unless you have complications attributed to your pills (stroke, clots, embolization events, etc). You will be advanced maternal age (ama = >35 yo) but i don't consider this high risk by itself. Take good care of yourself. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Im 5 weeks pregnant with sixth pregnancy ( 5 live births). ive had 2 leep procedures done in 2 years. am I at risk for a high risk pregnancy?
LEEP in pregnancy: In relationship to other pregnancies was the LEEP done after your deliveries? A LEEP removes a portion of your cervix that heals in but changes the cervix. Your physician will most likely send you for U/S evaluation of the length of your cervix early on to be followed throughout the course of your pregnancy. Depending on what is found, you may even be offered a cerclage, early in pregnancy. ...Read more
Short cervix: A "thin" or rather "short" cervix increases your risks of delivering prematurely. To prevent premature birth your doctor may prescribe vaginal Progesterone or place a stitch in the cervix, called a cerclage. These are proven methods to reduce the chances that you will deliver at less than 34 weeks. ...Read more
APLAs: The presence of aplas or antiphospholipid antibodies increases the risk of fetal growth retardation and fetal death in utero. They also increase the risk of deep venous thrombosis, pulmonary emboli, and arterial thrombosis. Women who have aplas are usually treated with anticoagulants, for example lovenox, during and after the pregnancy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is carrying twins considered a high risk pregnancy? My friend is pregnant with twins. Does this mean she has a high risk pregnancy?
Yes: "high risk" means greater supervision. With twins, your friend will be seen more often at her provider than if she was carrying one baby. She needs more Folic Acid for 2 babies, may have extra morning sickness, and has slightly higher risk for miscarriage. Mom's with twins are watched for gestational diabetes, toxemia, placental abruption, and premature birth. Some twins come by c-section. ...Read more
Possibly.: It all depends on what type of cardiac condition you have; if it is only a mild mitral valve prolapse for example, you should anticipate completely normal outcomes. If it is something more serious, your cardiologist and perinatologist should devise a birthing plan to assist you and minimize the risks to your health. ...Read more
If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more
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