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Pain On Left Side While Pregnant
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
Back butt pain on the left side while pregnant spreading to my legs sometimes feeling too much pain and going to fall down?
Nerve Compression: This sounds like nerve compression from the weight of the pregnancy, such as sciatica. Unfortunately, there is no medication for this. You can try to find a position that is most comfortable or avoid positions or movements that make it worse. You can also obtain a walker to help you get around so you won't fall. Speak with your doctor for his or her input. Best of luck! ...Read more
Myofascial Pain: First, congratulations on your pregnancy. There could be a variety of causes, but most likely this is muscular or myofascial pain. With the added weight of the baby, change In your routine, and reduced sleep your are stressing your mid-back. I would suggest consider gentle massage treatment, trying to support and retract your shoulders and better support when sleeping. Hang in there and good luck ...Read more
Pregnant: In normal pregnancy, not likely.Get a more detailed answer ›
Chest pain: Hello, please take notice of this answer. Chest pain in any individual needs urgent attention, we always assume chest pain is heart related until proven otherwise. Acid reflux, pulmonary embolism (blood clot in the lung), heart valve issues, muscle or rib strain, and pinched nerves in the neck can all be possible causes, call your pcp or go to the nearest er now. Good luck. ...Read more
35 weeks pregnant with rib pain on left side went away for a day now its back any idea what I can do to relieve the pain?
The baby is moving: You may consider seeing an osteopathic physician, who can help support you through your pregnancy as the fetus gets larger thru gentle manipulation. This will create some space for your body to handle the increased size of your growing baby. Also deep breathing may be helpful, as it'll help the diaphragm to relax. Pregnant mom yoga tapes may show gentle postures to do too. ...Read more
27 weeks pregnant. I'm 43 and got a severe pain on left side. I also have an under active thyroid.
See OB/GYN: Some conditions like unexplained symptoms or pain may require further assessment, tests and your doctor may schedule a follow-up appointment or refer you to a specialist to determine a diagnosis. Do not delay. Good luck. ...Read more
18 weeks pregnant with siatica nerve pain on left side. Its gotten worse to a point where it stops me in my tracks. Very painful! Is this normal?
Intrauterine pregnancy with too much pain on left side of abdomen. U/S report said that I'm 5weeks6days pregnant. But there is no fetal pole n heartbeat?
Painful cyst of preg:
If painful to cough, that's more serious Need to see MD now not a good sign no heart beat at 5w6d
Repeat US in a week to confirm the health of the pregnancy and check for ectopic pregnancy
I only ran across once in my 40 years that she had a ectopic with a intrauterine pregnancy. ...Read more
Pain on left side of tummy...neg pregnancy test but spotted 3 days period due 16th. What do I do??
Clinic visit needed: There are many causes of abdominal pain, some of which can be simply annoying, like constipation, others can be deadly. The best way to make sure it's nothing dangerous is to be examined by a health care provider. Most of the time the cause can be determined with a physical exam and a few simple tests. Less often, an imaging study or looking inside the belly with a scope is needed. ...Read more
I'm five weeks and three days pregnant. I picked up something heavy-ish and had sharp pain on left side of uterus or ovary and light pink blood on tp.
23 year old f with history of kidney stones and pid. I'm two weeks pregnant with severe flank pain on left side. The pain is unbearable.
3 months late on period. Urine test neg for pregnancy. Ultrasound on pelvic neg. Clear mucus coming out. Having extreme lower back pain on left side?
A few ideas: It sounds like there could be other reasons for your lack of menses. #1 reason would be a hormonal imbalance. Other reasons could include thyroid or pituitary problems. Often women miss cycles due to weight (being too thin or too heavy, too little or too much estrogen). Clear mucous is normal. Back pain could be musculoskeletal, your kidneys, or endometriosis. See a MD if still no period. ...Read more
Do you mean right?: The appendix located on the right side is commonly known to be displaced upward with pregnancy--at times at a mid abdominal position. The left side has the stomach and spleen. The stomach is slightly displaced upward by the gravid uterus. The spleen's position is not dramatically affected by pregnancy. ...Read more
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. Take pregnancy test to know. ...Read more
I believe I'm pregnant and I keep getting sharp pains on the left side of my abomen. Shld I be worried?
34w pregnant and having sharpe to dull pains on left side all day. Is this normal or should I call my dr?
Maybe normal: It could be round ligament pain if associated with movement, but it could also be other things like a kidney stone or gas. Even though its the weekend, your OB provider probably has an answering service. I would call the office and discuss your pain. ...Read more
I'm 3 months pregnant n my lower left side hurts n my left side of my back hurts, is everything normal and okay?
Probably: Many pregnant women experience back or flank pain. Regular obstetrical care helps you and your baby. Tell the OB about the symptom. ...Read more
Does your stomache get hard on the left side or the right side when you are pregnant or befor you find out you are pregnant?
Pregnat belly: Not likely, the baby is to small and is in the lower "belly";. ...Read more
I was told when u first get pregnant you can feel a hardness in your lower quadrant. I am experiencing this but only on left side. Pregnant?
That's a new 1 on me: 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
I might be pregnant, and today near my lower abdomin, to the left and the right side I am experiencing sharp pains, what could this indicate?
See a doctor: I recommend seeing a doctor so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
Why is it important to lay on your left side instead of your right side during pregnancy? And what can happen if you do lay on your right side?
Uterus off vena cava: By lying on your left side (esp. In 2nd and 3rd trimester) it allows the uterus to fall away from the vena cava and improve return blood flow to the heart. Because of the path of the bowel in the abdomen, and the position of the vena cava, the right side is less susceptible to uterine compression. ...Read more
I have a cough for about two months and my left side hurts even to the touch and I'm eight months pregnant what could be causing the pain and cough?
Round ligament: Many patients complain about what is called round ligament pain during the 3rd trimester. You will need to see your doctor to confirm the diagnosis. This is where the uterus attaches to your abdominal wall and causes a nagging pulling sensation towards the lower abdomen. If you think you are contracting the you need to be seen in labor and delivery ...Read more
Call dr ER if severe: It is always best to err on the side of overcautious when pregnant. There are various typical pain syndromes associated with different stages of pregnancy. Without more information about your pregnancy here, I deem it best to see a physician. You could call your OB-Gyn answering service before visiting an urgent care or ER, though. That would be best. ...Read more
If your pregnant and having pain on the left side of abdomen which get worse. Can you help me with this?
Talk with physician: The best answer needs more information sucha s how far along in the pregnancy, any other symptoms (bleeding, pain with urination, nausea, etc). Some possibilities can be very serious such as ectopic pregnancy, kidney infection (pyelonephritis), and others can be norma like round ligament pain from pregnancy. The more severe, or the more symptoms be seen! ...Read more
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