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How Many Extra Pints Of Blood When Pregnant
Volume increases: During pregnancy, the plasma volume (the fluid component of your blood) increases by 50% and the red blood cell volume increases only by 20-30%. So it is hard to say exactly how many "pints" it increases. It easier to describe as an increase in volume faster than the expansion in red blood cell volume. So measures of blood counts will show you to be anemic during pregnancy. This is normal. ...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
I am 11weeks pregnant.I took blood test at 9 week. results:Hemogl.12
Red blood cell count 3,8
Hematocrit 33% RDW cv 10,6
Should i take extra iron?
Week 1: had sex/ week 2:had scanty blood with huge tissue for 7 days when period was due/ week 6: had a negative pregnancy blood test/week 8: pregnancy symptoms i.e. Sore breasts , excess saliva & gassy only.
Could I be pregnant ?
Im 21 weeks pregnant and hear a constant pulse or heartbeat in my ear is this common I've been to an ENT he thinks its because of excess blood flow in my main vein its driving me crazy with this go away
Relax!!: Yes, the excess fluid in your body can cause you to hear otherwise unnoticeable happenings in your body (ever wonder what the sound of food moving through your gut sounds like? You will). However you may also be hearing the clenching of your jaw muscles. I often explain these sounds as like a distant freeway. Ask your dentist if a hard night guard would help. Many other jaw problems come from this. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Should I see my doctor again after having pregnancy symptoms even though I had a negative blood pregnancy test 2 weeks ago? The symptoms are new to me but not all the pregnancy symptoms are present. I only have sore boobs ,feeling gassy and excess saliva.
I just receiver my blood work results an i don't understand it i wanna know how many weeks pregnant am i ?
Bloodwork isn't answ: You can't tell precisely how many weeks pregnant you are from a blood test. An ultrasound may help answer this question. Speak with your doctor. ...Read more
Girlfriend 3 weeks late on period and blood pregnant test was negative . Shes taken too many emergency contracrptive what should she do?
Is it possible that u could still be pregnant and have negative blood test? There are so many ladies online who say yes..I'm confused
Pregnancy unlikely: Today's home pregnancy tests are very accurate and not affected by foods, herbs, common illnesses, sexually transmitted diseases, vaginal spotting, or medications. A test gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (or when conception might have happened) or 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a negative result may be due to testing too early, such as less than 2 weeks after conception. ...Read more
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