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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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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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Foot and mouth disease is it dangerous for pregnant woman?

Foot and mouth disease is it dangerous for pregnant woman?

Low risk: There is some data suggesting an increased risk of first trimester miscarriage as well as a small risk of fetal myocarditis with later exposures. You should see your OB or Maternal-Fetal Medicine physician to discuss the timing of your exposure and possible risks. ...Read more

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29 yrs lady extrimities become killing cold when she goes to sleep.Coldness n pain especialy of feet worsen during pregnancy.Thyroid or smthng else?

29 yrs lady extrimities become killing cold when she goes to sleep.Coldness n pain especialy of feet worsen during pregnancy.Thyroid or smthng else?

Circulation: Coldness is a sign of poor circulation and if worsen at night means the position when in bed compress the circulation further is the person you mention big that can explain the reason even though she is young has poor circulation - suggest to have evaluation how to improve this. ...Read more

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Swelling of foot in 3rd trimster of pregnancy, treatment needed for 29 yrs. Lady.

Swelling of foot  in 3rd trimster of pregnancy, treatment needed for 29  yrs. Lady.

Very common : Lots of people have swollen feet when pregnant. If you have a blood pressure greater than 140/90, call your doc. Otherwise put your feet up, think about getting compression stockings. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women catch the disease hand foot and mouth?

Can pregnant women catch the disease hand foot and mouth?

Yes: Anyone , infant to older adult can catch the strains of virus that can trigger the hfm pattern.Pregnancy does not confer protection from the germ. If mom never had the strain as a kid she could get it while pregnant. ...Read more

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I have had a swollen foot for 3 years now all test have come out negative including a duplex ultra sound, xray, uric acid test. Am 27 female?

I have had  a swollen foot for 3 years now all test have come out negative including a duplex ultra sound, xray, uric acid test. 
Am 27 female?

Not enough info: Given here considering your problem. Do you have any pain? Is the swelling pitting? Is the swelling constant even in the morning? Did anything precede the swelling? An infection or trauma? Have you ever traveled anywhere? Did you have any other diagnostic tests like an mri? ...Read more

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Dr. Anthony Filly
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Roentgen Rays (Definition)

Roentgen rays are another term for x-rays, which are a form of electromagnetic radiation (other types include light and microwaves). X-rays are used to provide imaging with plain ...Read more