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Does the bladder shift during pregnancy?

Does the bladder shift during pregnancy?

Yes!: As the uterus enlarges, other organs and structures in the body are shifted or moved to make way for the growing size of the uterus. ...Read more

Bladder (Definition)

The bladder is a muscular organ in the pelvis that accepts urine from the kidneys, stores the urine at low pressure, & expels the urine during voluntary voiding. Though seemingly a simple reservoir, the bladder is a complex organ intricately connected with the brain and spinal cord with sensory, motor, and autonomic circuits. The muscular layer that contracts during voids ...Read more


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What to do about really bad bladder pain during pregnancy, help!?

What to do about really bad bladder pain during pregnancy, help!?

Evaluation: "Bladder pain" of pregnancy warrants evaluation. Absent signs of infection, concern arises for pain generation from the symphysis pubis joint at the mid-anterior pelvic girdle ring, which can be torqued by loose pelvic girdle sacroiliac joints; secondary to hormone Relaxin, which is secreted during pregnancy & softens joint ligaments. See comments: ...Read more

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Bladder infection during pregnancy ?

Bladder infection during pregnancy ?

Yes--: It is rather more common to have bladder infections during pregnancy---and it is important that you seek treatment asap because bladder infections/vaginal infections are known to cause increased risks of premature labor... ...Read more

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Are bladder infections cause for greater concern during pregnancy than not?

Are bladder infections cause for greater concern during pregnancy than not?

Yes: Bladder infections can more easily progress to kidney infections during pregnancy. This is of greater concern because kidney infections may lead to preterm labor. It may also lead to a serious infection in the blood that is caused by the bacteria found in the kidney infection. ...Read more

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Can bladder infections harm my unborn baby during pregnancy?

Can bladder infections harm my unborn baby during pregnancy?

Anything possible: But not likely. If the infection remains confined to the urinary tract there is little evidence that this will be harmful to the fetus. Get better and have a great baby. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have frequent urge to urinate in 4th week of pregnancy?Always feel like my bladder is full.Completed one course of cephalexin too.

Is it possible to have frequent urge to urinate in 4th week of pregnancy?Always feel like my bladder is full.Completed one course of cephalexin too.

It is not uncommon: It is not uncommon to urinate frequently in the first trimester of pregnany.As long as there is no discomfort or pain, blood in urine there may be no problem.Apparently you have been treated for a UTI by your doctor.I will advise to follow up and have another urine culture done to make sure the infection has cleared. ...Read more

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Urgency to pee, fuller bladder..I wore condoms when I had sex, possible bladder infection? Condoms 99.9 effective? Pregnancy vs bladder infection s?

Urgency to pee, fuller bladder..I wore condoms when I had sex, possible bladder infection?  Condoms 99.9 effective?  Pregnancy vs bladder infection s?

Test accuracy: Modern urine pregnancy tests sold in drugstores are very accurate when used properly. Most report accuracy as early as the first day after a missed period. Urinary tract infections are easily diagnosed by your healthcare provider with a urine sample and a dipstick. ...Read more

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Is it normal to cramp a little bit during pregnancy(6w2d). Usually goes away when i empty my bladder or have a bowel movement. No bleeding. Hb visible?

Is it normal to cramp a little bit during pregnancy(6w2d). Usually goes away when i empty my bladder or have a bowel movement. No bleeding. Hb visible?

Cramps : Many women have cramps and pregnancy. In your case it sounds like it may be related to your bowel function. Perhaps taking MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) every day would help. Make sure you're getting prenatal care and have had a visit with the doctor to make sure you have a normal healthy pregnancy. ...Read more

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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