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Does Glycosuria At The First Prenatal Visit Cause Pregnancy Complications
Absolutely : Pre natal vitamins are not only recommended during all of a pregnancy but it is also a good idea to take them prior to pregnancy. Prescription pre natals usually contain more Folic acid which is essential to prevent birth defects such as spina bifida. Please check with your physician to make sure your vitamins are appropriate. Congratulations and good luck. ...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
Can early iugr be diagnosed in the first trimester of pregnancy? If all ultrasounds match up does this mean pregnant progressing normally?
Most common: The first trimester is the most common time for a miscarriage, which is why 1st OB appointments are often after 10-13 weeks. At this time, it could be from a host of reasons ranging from hormonal, to genetic, to medications, to anatomic. Because they are so common in the 1st trimester, we usually do not begin to evaluate miscarriages unless you have had more than 2. ...Read more
Over 100 genes: It is now possible to test for over 100 serious recessive genes with a single saliva test. These would only be a problem for your pregnancy if you and your partner carry the same recessive gene. The testing includes all standard recommended tests and many more. For more information, go to www.Counsyl.Com. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
At what point does an ectopic pregnancy become critical? Is it possible to catch one in time with regular pregnancy tests?
Ectopic pregnancy: an ectopic pregnancy may become critical at any point but the danger of rupture is greatest from 8-12 weeks. A pregnancy test alone is inadequate to diagnose an ectopic pregnancy. If there is pain in the ovary area and a positive pregnancy test an ultrasound is a good diagnostic tool. ...Read more
What are the risks if a woman develops Acute Rheumatic Fever during pregnancy (16 weeks)? What could happen to the baby? Mom?
This depends: The infnat hsould do well. This depends on the involvment. During the preganacy she will need to see high risk OB ...Read more
What are the earliest symptoms of pregnancy? And when is the earliest time to use a pregnancy test?
Back to School?: True early pregnancy is symptom free. Remember health class where you learned that a fetus is not connected physically or chemically to its mother for the first fourteen or so days after conception? Thus any symptoms before the baby is big enough to be sharing a blood supply in the uterus with the mother are not pregnancy. Testing is best done after this fourteen day window and a missed period. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Are ALL pregnancies in the US required STI tests including chlamydia? & how early do they test you? Or is it throughout pregnancy?
Difficult question: Many who achieve pregnancy have no prenatal care or access care late in pregnancy. A good full pregnancy workup would include a discussion of exposures and screening for a variety of STD's, but the extent of the evaluation may vary with the facility. New exposures would need new screening. A frank discussion with the OB can avert damage to the baby from an untreated problem. ...Read more
I know gestational diabetes can cause hypoglycemia&seizures in baby shortly after birth; is it possible for gest. Diabetes to cause in utero seizures?
Can taking m2 tone fertility drug during the first 2 weeks of pregnancy cause deformity in baby. Kate dangbey?
Not sure but: More likely safe. It's wise for u to discontinue taking this supplement since u r already pregnant. Follow up with ur oby.Best wishes! .http://allbewell.blogspot.com/2007/12/pcos-m2-tone.html?m=1. ...Read more
Does taking an emergency contraception pill frequently affects a women's health & pregnancy? What is the right frequency to take again in emergency?
Emergency contracept: Can cause side effects. It is used to prevent pregnancy. The exact instructions depend on which product you are using however, many (such as plan b) instruct to take the pill within 72 hours of failed contraception. The sooner it is taken after intercourse, the more protection it confers. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is the earliest one should take a pregnancy test, and what are the earliest signs of pregnancy?
2 to 3 weeks: Testing too late adds to the anxiety of waiting. Testing too early means you will not be totally sure that you are not pregnant, even if the result is negative. Generally, my advice is to test 2 weeks after intercourse. If result is positive, then you know early. If result is negative and you still have no menstruation, test again 3 weeks after intercourse to be sure. ...Read more
If necessary: Your question is best answered by a dentist who has examined you, determined what dental treatment is necessary, how urgent it is, and in consultation with you and your Obstetrician. In general, it is in both you and your unborn child's best interests to be free of infections (or other serious dental problems) that are currently present or might develop during the entire course of your pregnancy. ...Read more
If a pregnancy with slow-rising hcg levels does go on to be successful, is there any greater chance of developmental issues with the child later on?
Is it possible to detect any genetic disorders in the baby by ultrasound during pregnancy in second trimester?
Poor sensitivity: A high resolution ultrasound can often yield evidence of structural changes that occur more often in some chromosomal disorders.It is not specific.Many genetic metabolic disorders are only picked up after birth when byproducts of metabolism build up in babies blood.Some metabolic disorders can be confirmed by fibroblast culture on material from an amniocentesis when family hx is suggestive. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ectopic before, bHCG is rising fine this time. 87 at 3w5d, 330 after 48 hr. necessary for ultrasound to rule out ectopic? What is the chance of ectopic with normal HCG rising? Any harm for early US?
No harm: definitely there is no harm of ultrasound to confirm or ruled out ectopic. see a doctor and get evaluated. ...Read more
Not likely.: Wrong dates is by far the most common reason for a small fetus in the first half of pregnancy. The influenza virus can cross the placenta and thus increase the risk of autism and schizophrenia in the offspring, if contracted during pregnancy. First trimester viral exposures generally follow the all or nothing rule - i.e. They either lead to miscarriage or do not affect the pregnancy. Talk with mfm. ...Read more
Does a hard uterus in early pregnancy cause any risk to continue with pregnancy and will the baby grow normal?
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