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Can alopecia areata be treated in pregnancy with kenalog (triamcinolone) injections or should expectant mothers wait until after delivery?

Can alopecia areata be treated in pregnancy with kenalog (triamcinolone) injections or should expectant mothers wait until after delivery?

I would not advise: Kenalog (triamcinolone) is a Category C agent. Animal studies show adverse fetal harm but no controlled human studies have been done. The OB will be the one to make that call. ...Read more

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1 c-section, 1 vbac, 2+ years after c-section. During vbac, i had 60% placenta abruption, discovered after delivery. Mama and baby are fine 1 yr later. Risks for future vbacs if we get pregnant again?

1 c-section, 1 vbac, 2+ years after c-section. During vbac, i had 60% placenta abruption, discovered after delivery. Mama and baby are fine 1 yr later. Risks for future vbacs if we get pregnant again?

You need to see MD: To identify your risk there are many questions and answers needed. There is a risk assessment questionnaire that your md will do and help you understand your risk. ...Read more

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Within how màny hours mother should take anti d injection after delivery?

72 hours: Ideally given within 72 hours of delivery. Can give within 28 days if can't give with the 72 hours after delivery. ...Read more

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When exactly does a mother know her child is mongolian ..When intrauterine or after delivery?

When exactly does a mother know her child is mongolian ..When intrauterine or after delivery?

Confusing question: If you are referring to a down syndrome child the terms referring to "mongolism" have not been used in more than 4 decades.It was an archaic scientific idea that it represented a primitive form of human. Mothers will only know for sure if their baby carries this defect after delivery, unless prenatal chromosome studies are done on fetal cells. ...Read more

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Can alopecia areata be treated in pregnancy with kenalog (triamcinolone) injections or should expectant mothers wait until after delivery?

I would not advise: Kenalog (triamcinolone) is a Category C agent. Animal studies show adverse fetal harm but no controlled human studies have been done. The OB will be the one to make that call. ...Read more

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Postpartum sex is safe for mother?

Postpartum sex is safe for mother?

Yes: Use a birth control method if you do not want to get pregnant again right away. ...Read more

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I am 4 months postpartum mother. Loosing more than 100 hair everyday. Is their any abnormality?

I am 4 months postpartum mother. Loosing more than 100 hair everyday. Is their any abnormality?

Normal: This is normal 3-4 months after you give birth. It will grow back. If you are not breast feeding you can use topical Minoxidil to make it grow back faster. ...Read more

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Does every new mother need postpartum care? Will every new mother need to follow up with their doctor for postpartum care? .

IT IS A GOOD IDEA : It is a good idea to have postpartum concerns like post partum depression, post partum bleeding, post partum contraceptives, breast feeding, endometritis, urinary incontnence and any other issues addressed ...Read more