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Is Getting Warts During Pregnancy Common
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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During pregnancy I was told that I had a genital wart, with time it went away. I haven't had one since. How can I tell if the virus is gone?
Does genital warts causes any types of vaginal prolapse or pelvic prolapse? Does doing sex during pregnancy cause vaginal or pelvic prolapse?
No: Neither of those would normally cause a vaginal prolapse. ...Read more
Delivery: The presence of warts due to hpv virus will not cause harm to the pregnancy. The only risk is at the time of delivery, when the virus may be transmitted to the baby when it comes through the birth canal possibly causing warty growths in the throat of the baby. It is best to clear warts prior to delivery. If extensive warts are present, a cesarean section may be indicated. ...Read more
Yes if necessary: The only circumstance that requires treatment is if the condyloma are obstructing the birth canal. Otherwise treatment for condyloma is elective during pregnancy, be it for cosmetic or comfort reasons, be they physical or emotional reasons. Usually no treatment during pregnancy is the best approach. ...Read more
Should be safe: Should be safe.Get a more detailed answer ›
See your doctor: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
Not typically: The only way hpv affects pregnancy is if the wart is so big it would affect the baby's head/body coming out of the birth canal. This is a very rare situation. Genital warts are common enough that many women have them during pregnancy. You can always talk to your ob/gyn and discuss for his/her opinion as well. Good luck with pregnancy! ...Read more
I only have symptoms when I look for them? I've been in a pregnancy scare but I'm still a virgin. Is this all in my mind? (natural worry wart)
Most Likely: It is highly unlikely that you are pregnant if you are a virgin. There is a low chance of pregnancy if semen comes in contact with only the outside of the vagina. Practice safe sex, even if there is no penetration and use a condom. I am assuming there was some contact if you are in a "scare". ...Read more
I had one sexual encounter years ago and my partner'scondom broke. He had HPV with warts. I haven't had wartsyet. Would pregnancy make them appear if I was infected?
I'm 36 weeks pregnant and have 5 planters warts on my foot will it effect my pregnancy? And is this something that can happen when your pregnant?
Warts: You are also a perfect candidate for topical care to help get rid of them. See our podiatrist. ...Read more
If you have a normal pap smear while pregnant, but developed skin tags in mid to late pregnancy. Could it be HPV warts?
Hi I am 32 weeks pregnant and had a white spot on my vulva area which has gone larger since the pregnancy, the doctor said its a wart?
Hello, I was wondering is is ok to use vagisil wipes during the pregnacy I have bacteria vignosis (bv) and plus I have vaginal warts and very itchy?
See doctor: You should be under the care of a doctor for the sake of your and your baby's health. Please see your doctor to address these and other issues. If you do not have a doctor try the planned parenthood in your location. You may also check with your city or county health department for healthcare. ...Read more
Are hemorrhoids in anus common during pregnancy? How to get rid of it? It itch and is visible during sex
Second trimester, shortness of breath, stuffy nose, lower back pain. Are these all common during 23 weeks. Will they get worst or better for the remaining of pregnancy? How to ease them in the meantim
Same way every time: Urban myth may have you believe you can pre-select your offspring but that is bogus. If you go the test tube baby route you might be able to pretest embryos & have them implanted, but that is tedious & expensive. You get pregnant & get whatever the successful sperm has made. (the sperm determines the sex)you have the same chance for boy or girl any pregnancy. ...Read more
Slight risk: Having an X-ray during pregnancy is generally considered safe. It's highly unlikely that an X-ray during pregnancy will harm a developing baby as most X-ray exams won't expose the baby to direct radiation. Also a leaded apron can be worn to shield your abdomen from the radiation. The exception is abdominal X-rays which directly target the abdomen. It is still wise to postpone non-emergent X-rays. ...Read more
There is debate about ultrasound in pregnancy. until the 1980s Ultrasound was not available, and women still had babies.
If there are no problems with the pregnancy, Many suggest a Fetal survey at about 19 weeks.
More scanning, only if there is a problem. However, there is a lot of variability in opinion. ...Read more
Usually none: Most women do not experience any symptoms at the time of implantation. Some women may experience vaginal spotting which is termed implantation bleeding. ...Read more