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Is discharge an early pregnancy sign?

Is discharge an early pregnancy sign?

Not really: there are many other factors that cause discharge. do a pregnancy test which will answer your question. ...Read more

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Is constant heartburn an early pregnancy sign?

Is constant heartburn an early pregnancy sign?

Not actual indicator: Usually none but could have breast swelling & tenderness, food aversions, nausea. Other sx's that occur in pregnancy include: darkened areolas, thin, white & milky vaginal discharge, fatigue, ^ urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings, ^ sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings,^ gas, insomnia, gagging & yawning. ...Read more

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Is discharge an early sign of pregnancy?

Is discharge an early sign of pregnancy?

Yes: Vaginal discharge is a common symptom of early pregnancy. However, if it causes itching or irritation, you should see your doctor to rule out infection. Take a pregnancy test to confirm your pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is eye inflammation caused by chrons a early warning sign or late symptom?

Is eye inflammation caused by chrons a early warning sign or late symptom?

Both: It can occur at any time in the course of the disease and is often associated with the presence of the hla-b27 antigen. ...Read more

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Is farting an early sign of pregnancy?

Is farting an early sign of pregnancy?

Increased flatus: Can occur with pregnancy but is not diagnostic. Take a pregnancy test if your period is late. ...Read more

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Could somebody be an early sign of pregnancy?

Could somebody be an early sign of pregnancy?

Clarification please: Please re-ask and complete the sentence. Thank you. ...Read more

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Is painful contraction sign of early labor?

Is painful contraction sign of early labor?

Labor: Contractions can mean you are going into labor. Someties women get what is called braxton hicks contractions, sometimes called 'practice contractions' that intensify more during the latter part of your pregnancy. Signs of labor are uterine contractions, pelvic pain, vaginal bleeding, rupture of membrane, back pain etc. ...Read more

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Is kidney pain always an early sign of pregnancy?

Backache is possible: But specific kidney pain is not a pregnancy sx. Early pregnancy sxs can include: lack of period, breast swelling ; tenderness with darkened areolas, fatigue, increased urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings or aversions, ^sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings, increased gas, insomnia ; gagging more easily. ...Read more

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Is sleepiness a sign of iminent labour?

Is sleepiness a sign of iminent labour?

Sleepiness: Sleepiness is not a usual sign of imminent labor, but could represent lack of sleep, need for additional sleep or rest. If it was present pre-pregnancy then it may be due to other causes. You probably want to speak to your obstetrician. ...Read more

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Abdominal heaviness a sign of early pregnancy?

Not reliable: Abdominal heaviness is not a reliable sign of early pregnancy. More reliable is a missed period, nausea, breast tenderness. Check a pregnancy test starting 2-5 days after the first day of the missed period. Abdominal heaviness more likely to be intestinal, possibly related to food impacting intestines. ...Read more

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Is jelly-like discharge an early pregnant sign?

Discharge: When pregnant vaginal discharge is thin, white ; milky. But because this is not a diagnostic symptom, a pregnancy test should be taken if you miss your period. ...Read more

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Why is cramping an early sign of pregnancy?

It isn't: Symptoms of early pregnancy include breast tenderness or fullness, nausea and or vomiting, fatigue, needing to urinate frequently. Cramping doesn't typically occur in a normal pregnancy, and if there is severe cramping or persistent, ask your doctor to help figure out why. ...Read more

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Is shooting vaginal pain an early sign of pregnancy?

Not necessarily.: Early pregnancy sxs can include: no period, breast swelling ; tenderness w darkened areolas, thin, white ; milky vaginal discharge, fatigue, ^ urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings or aversions, ^ sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings, ^ gas, insomnia, gagging more easily ; yawning. ...Read more

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Is pelvic pressure a early sign of pregnacy?

Is pelvic pressure a early sign of pregnacy?

Not really : But a positive pregnancy test is a really good sign. If you think you are pregnant why not check a pregnancy test? In minutes you will have your answer. ...Read more

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I had an ultrasound done, and everything came out normal buti have mild murphy sign. Can someone please explain to me what that is n if its dangerous?

I had an ultrasound done, and everything came out normal buti have mild murphy sign. Can someone please explain to me what that is n if its dangerous?

Pain: Murphy's sign is a descriptive term meaning pain over the gallbladder region while the technician performs the ultrasound procedure. The technician will tell the radiologist that you had pain during the test and it is reported. It has little or no meaning unless there is an abnormal finding on the ultrasound. ...Read more

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Can you tell me what the medical term murphy or murphy's sign, mean?

Murphy's sign is: a test for gallbladder disease in which the patient is asked to inhale while the examiner's fingers are hooked under the liver border at the bottom of the rib cage. The inspiration causes the gallbladder to descend onto the fingers, producing pain if the gallbladder is inflamed. Deep inspiration can be very much limited. (Mosby's Medical Dictionary) ...Read more

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My dr says I have a positive murphy's sign and ruq pain. No gallbladder. What else can cause a positive murphy sign? I am scheduled for an mri.

Not specific: Murphy's sign is a physical exam or ultrasound finding where pressure around the area of the gallbladder (RUQ) elicits an abrupt halt in inspiration due to pain usually associated with inflammation of the gallbladder. You do not specify why your gallbladder was removed. Other reasons for a positive murphy's sign include: liver mass or hematoma, abscess in the area including intestinal causes. ...Read more

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What's the battle's sign?

What's the battle's sign?

Mastoid ecchymosis: It is an indication of injury to middle cranial fossa due to trauma and the blood may track along the course of the the posterior auricular artery casing mastoid ecchymosis ...Read more

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What are signs, symptoms?

What are signs, symptoms?

External vs internal: Symptoms are what the patient reports - feelings, pain, hot flashes, visual disturbance, headache, etc. Signs are what the observer, usually a doctor, determines objectively - blood pressure, temperature, laboratory values, results of x-rays, etc. ...Read more

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What are the signs of add?

What are the signs of add?

ADD: There are several types. Classically inattention and problems finishing tasks plus fidgityness. A second type may not display hyperactivity but only poor concentraion and difficulty finishing taks. (type ii). To learn more variations look up daniel amen md on the author section of amazon. ...Read more

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What is the trousseu sign?

What is the trousseu sign?

(Trousseau Sign: There are two different trousseau signs. One may be seen in a patient with low calcium. (trousseau sign of latent tetany) a blood pressure cuff on the arm is inflated (> systolic blood pressure) x 3 minutes. This can cause spasm in the forearm & hand (the silhouette looks a bit like a swan’s head and neck). ...Read more

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What is the sign for iicp?

What is the sign for  iicp?

See below: Normal icp is 7-15 mm hg; when pressures near 20-25 mm hg, intervention is considered. See "signs and symptoms" at following website: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/intracranial_pressure. ...Read more

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Whats signs of a mini stoke?

Same as stroke: Any sign of stroke is am emergency. The signs of stroke can be remembered by the acronym fast. F-facial droop; a- arm drift when extended directly forward; s - speech that is abnormal or slurred; t- time is of the essence so of you see the signs above call 911 immediately. A mini-stroke (or tia) has the same symptoms but they resolve. No one should stay home to figure this out, get help asap. ...Read more

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What are the warning signs of mg?

What are the warning signs of mg?

Myasthenia Gravis: Myasthenia gravis can present in different forms. For example, patient with ocular mg may present with variable ptosis of one or the both eyes. Patient may also have on/off diplopia. Systemic signs could be difficulty with doing repeatitive activities in the form of fatigue. ...Read more

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What are the sign of diverticulos?

May have pain: Diverticulosis is a condition where you have small outpouchings or pockets that develop along the colon (large intestine). This is very common as adults age. They may cause no symptoms. Sometimes if they get inflamed you may have abdominal pain or even an abscess or perforation. If you have severe pain, see doctor at once. Routine exercise and a high-fiber diet help avoid problems. ...Read more

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What are the signs of an overdose?

A lot depends: On many things. Classical "overdose" of sedatives like narcotics and benzodiazepines associated with marked sedation and decreased respiratory effort. ...Read more

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What are some signs of colorblindness?

What are some signs of colorblindness?

None: Most eyes without color perception appear normal. So the only issue is symptoms (signs are observed; symptoms are experienced). When old enough a color deficient will recognize the difference in their perceptions and those of their peers. Many never know about it until testing in later life. Mostly there are few problems with lowered color vision. ...Read more

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Any signs that the baby is on the way?

Any signs that the baby is on the way?

See below: Rupture of membranes, (sudden gush of fluid). Steady and repetitive contractions are the usual signs. ...Read more

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Signs that you may be allergic to crabs?

Signs that you may be allergic to crabs?

Food allergy: Symptoms can include hives, swelling, itching, trouble breathing, throat swelling, vomiting , diarrhea, stomach cramps. You can have any combination of these symptoms. ...Read more

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What is the sign and symtomp of psikosis?

Psychosis? : I'm assuming you mean psychosis? Hallucinations such as voices and delusions such as paranoia or feeling that everyone is trying to hurt you or watch you are indicators of possible psychosis. The inability to distinguish consensually defined reality is another feature. ...Read more

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What are some signs of you being pergaent?

What are some signs of you being pergaent?

Pregnancy symptoms: The symptoms of early pregnancy are missed period, nausea , vomiting, breast fullness and tenderness, fatigue. Some women experience dizziness. There are many more. Usually in normal pregnancy no bleeding. ...Read more

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At are signs that someone uses drugs by injections?

At are signs that someone uses drugs by injections?

Scars or marks: Usuually you can suspect someone may be using drugs via injection(iv) methods when you see multiple puncture marks on their arms (usually at the fold of the inner elbow) hands, neck, feet/toes and even woman's breasts (yep, their breasts ). Repeated abscesses (like a large pimple) can also develop at the sites where they are injecting. ...Read more

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Signs of herpes?

Signs of herpes?

Painful ulcers: Genital herpes is a viral infection that most commonly presents w/ painful sores or ulcers in the genital area (boxer short distribution). Outbreak can start as pain & itching. There may be small red bumps or tiny white blisters. Some pts have pain w/ urinating, recurrent vaginal irritation, painful lymph nodes in groin, pain down leg. Inital outbreak may feel like flu. Sometimes no symptoms. ...Read more

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