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What are pregnancy symptoms or period symptoms?

What are pregnancy symptoms or period symptoms?

Classic pregnancy: Sxs begin when period is missed or thereafter (6-8 wks). Sx’s can include: tender /swollen breasts, nausea or vomiting; lack of period; ^ frequency of urination; headaches, insomnia, fatigue. Moodiness, mild cramping, food cravings ; aversions; passing gas; enlarging waist line ; ^ white, milky vaginal discharge. Many women have no period sx's other then bleeding. Others may feel moody, bloated, >. ...Read more

Menstruation (Definition)

The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more


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What are PMS or pregnancy symptoms?

What are PMS or pregnancy symptoms?

Classic pregnancy: Sxs begin when period is missed or thereafter (6-8 wks). Sx’s can include: tender /swollen breasts, nausea or vomiting; lack of period; ^ frequency of urination; headaches, insomnia, fatigue. Moodiness, mild cramping, food cravings ; aversions; passing gas; enlarging waist line ; ^ white, milky vaginal discharge. **pms sxs can include feeling tearful, irritability, mood swings, anger, depressed >. ...Read more

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Pregnant or symptoms of fibroids?

Pregnant or symptoms of fibroids?

Pelvic bloating: Both fibroids and pregnancy can cause bloating and fullness in the pelvis. However, fibroids will not make a pregnancy test turn positive. I suggest taking a pregnancy test. If the fibroids are large, consider surgery to have them removed. ...Read more

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Are perimenopause symptoms similar to pregnancy symptoms?

Are perimenopause symptoms similar to pregnancy symptoms?

Not usually: Perimenopause symptoms include periods get closer together by 1-2 days and then space apart, vaginal dryness, hot flashes and night sweats. Pregnancy symptoms include nausea, vomiting, breast tenderness and of course a missed period. Some women do not have periods for 2-3 months when they are close to menopause. If you miss a period and you are usually regular, take a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Flu like symptoms while menstrual bleeding-possible pregnancy?

Flu like symptoms while menstrual bleeding-possible pregnancy?

No, : If you are having your period then you are not pregnant. Take care. ...Read more

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Can you experience period symptoms, like bloating,cramping,fatigue, increase urination if your cycle is delayed or changing?

Can you experience period symptoms, like bloating,cramping,fatigue, increase urination if your cycle is delayed or changing?

Yes: However, early pregnancy can be associated with similar symptoms. If they are getting progressively worse, other causes (for example,GI disorder) should be considered ...Read more

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Can your endometriosis symptoms start during pregnancy?

Can your endometriosis symptoms start during pregnancy?

Not Common: To be honest, the high Progesterone levels in pregnancy usually make endometirosis a lot better. But lots of other things can cause aches and pains in pregnancy. That is much more likely. ...Read more

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Experiencing bloating: PMS or pregnancy?

Experiencing bloating: PMS or pregnancy?

Neither exactly: One can have bloating before the period, but while it can feel awful, it is not called pms.Pms is only diagnosed on emotional symptoms - irritability, tension, or unhappiness - that appear predictably before the period, reduce or disappear just before or during and remain absent until the next cycle. Pregnancy may or may not include bloating. Unpleasant gas can happen to anyone - ask your doctor. ...Read more

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Can you have PMS symptoms during ovulation?

Can you have PMS symptoms during ovulation?

Sure: Although ovulation and pms happen at different times in the cycle, the symptom list is very similar for many women. ...Read more

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Can getting/having your menstrual cycle effect GERD symptoms?

Can getting/having your menstrual cycle effect GERD symptoms?

Yes: Since hormones fluctuate related to cycles and digestion is influenced by hormones, there is a definite relationship to gerd symptoms. ...Read more

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Can pregnancy symptoms start occurring before the missed period?

Can pregnancy symptoms start occurring before the missed period?

Yes: I have had patients who told me that the first sign they had of pregnancy was breast tenderness before they ever missed a period. ...Read more

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What causes spotting or bleeding in early pregnancy?

What causes spotting or bleeding in early pregnancy?

Implantation and : Increased vasculrity of the reproductive system may cause minimal spotting in the first trimester. If the spotting is more than minimal or persistent, please consult your doctor. See this site for more information. http://www.webmd.com/baby/guide/bleeding-during-pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can precum cause preg during fertile period? I'm 2 days late, and no period or PMS symptoms.

Can precum cause preg during fertile period? I'm 2 days late, and no period or PMS symptoms.

Fertility: Yes. Sperm can be present in the fluid that is emitted prior to ejaculation and it is possible to get pregnant if precautions had not been taken. "Coitus interuptus" is a notoriously unreliable method to prevent pregnancy. ...Read more

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Difference between early pregnancy symptoms and menstrual cycle symptoms?

Difference between early pregnancy symptoms and menstrual cycle symptoms?

Pregnancy: If you suffer from pms sympyoms might be similar however you would get a + test if pregnant. Nausea, vomiting and breast tenderness seems to be the most common sigbs during early pregnancy. ...Read more

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Are cramping ovaries a pregnancy symptom?

Are cramping ovaries a pregnancy symptom?

Test: Not a reliable one. If you think you might be pregnant do a home test; they are accurate even a little before the next expected period. ...Read more

Dr. Marvin Ott
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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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Menstrual Period (Definition)

Menstrual period is a medical term for the monthly bleeding ...Read more