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Can pregnancy lower lymphocyctes?

Can pregnancy lower lymphocyctes?

Yes: Pregnancy does lower the maternal lymphocyte count. This is related to the development of chorionic gonadotropin produced to protect the fetus. Human chorionic gonadotropin completely inhibits the response of lymphocytes to phytohemagglutinin. This effect is reversible and supports the theory that the fetus is accepted because chorionic gonadotropin blocks both the level as well as action of maternal lymphocytes. ...Read more

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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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Can gastritis lower risk of pregnancy?

Can gastritis lower risk of pregnancy?

You can still become: Pregnant if you have gastritis. So use protection every time if you are not ready for pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is estrogen higher or lower during pregnancy?

Is estrogen higher or lower during pregnancy?

High: Preganancy is a state of hyper estrogenism or high estrogen state, mainly due to increase estrogen production by the placenta (called estriol). The rise of estrogen leads to various physiological changes in the women's body including lowered tone of the esophageal sphincter, hence why heart burn sensation is common in the early stages of pregnancy. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can an abortion lower my chances of a future pregnancy?

Can an abortion lower my chances of a future pregnancy?

Depends: If it was spontaneous than no, if it was elective than yes. ...Read more

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What does a clenching pain in your lower back mean during pregnancy?

What does a clenching pain in your lower back mean during pregnancy?

Get checked: If you are having pain, you should get checked. One possibility for low back pain is a urinary tract infection. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have sharp stretching pains in lower sides at 7 weeks pregnancy?

Is it normal to have sharp stretching pains in lower sides at 7 weeks pregnancy?

Maybe: The uterus is just starting to enlarge slightly at seven weeks. The round ligaments that support the uterus insert down low in the pelvis and may lead to a "stretching" pain or discomfort which may worsen as the uterus enlarges. If concerned, mention this at your next appointment. ...Read more

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Other than lower back pains and eating more, what coild be the main signs pregnancy?

Other than lower back pains and eating more, what coild be the main signs pregnancy?

Pregnancy sxs - HPT: Classic pregnancy symptoms usually don’t begin until the day your period is missed or after that. These can include: tender or swollen breasts, nausea or vomiting; lack of a period; increased frequency of urination; headaches, insomnia, fatigue. Moodiness, mild cramping, food cravings; passing gas; enlarging waist line. Etc. There may be an ^ in white vaginal discharge. Take a hpt to know. ...Read more

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Am 8 months pregnant am having green discharge and back lower pain first timer pregnancy.?

Am 8 months pregnant am having green discharge and back lower pain first timer pregnancy.?

See obstetrician!: Your symptoms are suggestive of cervical and/or vaginal infection that could be significant for your pregnancy. Please consult your obstetrician asap to get to the bottom of this. ...Read more

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If i double the dose of birth controlon two days in a row will it decrease my chances of pregnancy?

If i double the dose of birth controlon two days in a row will it decrease my chances of pregnancy?

Why do that? : One should not double up on birth control unless you are making up for missing pills or skipping days. The act of missing pills does increase the risk of pregnancy. Consider easier methods that do not rely on daily use such as Essure or and IUD ...Read more

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Have 50 day cycles. Show signs of ovulation around day 34. Is there a lower eggquality from later ovulation? Is pregnancy still possible?

Have 50 day cycles. Show signs of ovulation around day 34. Is there a lower eggquality from later ovulation? Is pregnancy still possible?

Ovulation : Pregnancy is still possible and egg quality can still be okay with long cycles and late ovulation but i would recommend seeing a fertility specialist to try to determine why your cycles are so delayed. ...Read more

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I took the Plan B pill 4 days after pull out method just to lower my chances of pregnancy but could i still get pregnant even if she cleaned the precu?

I took the Plan B pill 4 days after pull out method just to lower my chances of pregnancy but could i still get pregnant even if she cleaned the precu?

"Pull out" method: The "pull out" method is unreliable. It would be nearly impossible to clean all traces of pre-cum sperm that might be in your vagina. Plan b is most effective in the first 24 hours. 4 days later is much less effective. Please talk with your doctor about more reliable birth control methods. ...Read more

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What can I do to help decrease my chances of losing another pregnancy?

What can I do to help decrease my chances of losing another pregnancy?

Lots!: Recurrent pregnancy loss can be caused by a variety of problems. If you have experienced 2 or more pregnancy losses, it would be appropriate to followup with an obgyn or fertility specialist. This provider can offer testing to look at genetic, anatomic, autoimmune, blood-clotting, and hormonal causes of recurrent pregnancy loss. Appropriate treatment can minimize chances of future loss. ...Read more

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Can stiilbirth and eptopic pregnancies lower pregnacy rate after reversal?

Ectopic - yes: Having an ectopic pregnancy means at least one of your tubes is unhealthy. If so, you would be far better doing ivf than having a tubal reversal. ...Read more

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When does HCG in pregnancy start to decrease?

HCG levels: HCG tends to drop at around the 12 week point. However, every individual is different, and the time of drop can be weeks earlier or later depending on the person. ...Read more

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Does your immune system lower during pregnancy?

Does your immune system lower during pregnancy?

Pregnancy & immunity: There are modifications of the immune system during pregnancy mostly caused by increased cortisol levels. Although important in maintaining the pregnancy, these are usually not clinically significant in disease or tumor protection. ...Read more

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How can I cope with pregnancy lower pelvic pains?

How can I cope with pregnancy lower pelvic pains?

Massage, swimming.: Tylenol, (acetaminophen) massage from competent physical therapist specialized in pregnancy cases, slow swimming, stationary bike and brisk walking can all help, depending on your obstetrician's advice as well. Make sure you are not experiencing contractions or bladder infection first! ...Read more

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Is lower sharp back pain normal during a pregnancy ?!?

Is lower sharp back pain normal during a pregnancy ?!?

Relative: Pain in your back is common. One persons sharp may be another persons dull, so best to call your OB dr and have them examine you. best wishes. ...Read more

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When does serum calcium decrease significantly in pregnancy?

When does serum calcium decrease significantly in pregnancy?

2nd, 3rd trimesters.: Total serum calcium levels decrease during pregnancy corresponding to plasma volume increase and Albumin concentration decline, however the active or ionized calcium levels remain completely stable throughout pregnancy. The maternal plasma volume expansion starts in the first trimester but is more pronounced in the second and third. ...Read more

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What causes lower abdorminal pains at 20 to 21 weeks in pregnancy?

What causes lower abdorminal pains at 20 to 21 weeks in pregnancy?

Variety of things : In most cases it is simply the growth of the uterus causing stretching and discomfort. In others it can be a sign of preterm labor. You should schedule a visit to make sure all is ok. ...Read more