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Pregnancy And Thick Placenta
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
Requires attention: More often than not, when caught early, this situation is not cancer, but should be evaluated and treated asap. If cancer, and treated early can be cured. If not cancer, it will not go away or get better, and must be treated sooner or later anyway. Delay could lead to cancer. ...Read more
Call your OB MD: Your OB md needs to check you immediately to make sure that your membranes or bag of water has not ruptured. If it is ruptured then infection can set in after 24 hours. ...Read more
Period is three weeks late. Egg whitish discharge with blood in it. Are these both signs of pregnancy?
29wks preg, contractions, cervix little soft/thin. Neg fetal fibronectin, positive Vaginal bacteriosum, put on Flagyl. Still contract. Early baby?
Call the Ob-Gyn Dr.: A 29-week pregnant woman with a tummy that gets hard can call her Ob-Gyn doctor and go get re-examined at the doctor's office or at the hospital's labor and delivery ward. The doctor will be checking for preterm labor, which can lead to a preterm birth (and all the problems that come with premature babies). Preterm labor is serious, so it is important to be examined by an experienced physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Placenta abruption 15 weeks, aborted and womb cleaned, can we stimulate each other and orgasm(am only 2 days after some small blood spots remain)?
Call your OB MD: You need to ask your OB MD this question, as I don't know all the medical details and he/she does. Moreover, the OB MD will be aware of what all was done surgically as well to avoid the risk of infection. ...Read more
My cervix drops and becomes firm "pointed" after ovulation. 8-12 DPO and cervix remains high/soft with ewcd not dry like normal before af. Pregnant?
Cervix seems very sensitive during early pregnancy (4 wks). Brown spotting and bleeding after sex. Is a test of progesterone level needed?
No: The cervical blood vessels can be very near the surface. They are more engorged with blood and become more fragile due to the pregnancy and increased estrogen. The cervix always seems more "touchy" and cramps during pregnancy. All of this is normal. But you should be checked to make sure there is no other cause for your bleeding. ...Read more
11 wks preg, RA, fibroid 4.8cm, low lying placenta, baby very active at scan, will fibroid grow with pregnancy?
Am 36 weeks pregnant cervix is soft and low have menstrual type cramping and frequent braxton hicks can early labour be on its way?
28 weeks pregnant second with pregnancy pressure where baby come out at and followed by white mucus discharge?
Normal, possibly: Discharge throughout pregnancy is normal. White or cloudy is normal. If it itches or if you have pain, see md to make sure no infection. Pressure can be normal or can mean cervix is shortening. Ask doctor for a cervical length ultrasound or exam to determine length of cervix and make sure you're not at risk for preterm labor. See doctor asap for this. Or go to labor ; delivery. ...Read more
33 weeks pregnant. Baby kicks are very strong and painful. Could a baby's kicks cause placenta abruption? I have an anterior placenta, but no previa.
What does irregular gestational sac and free fluid in the cervix mean when your 8 weeks pregnant with on off bleeding?
Miscarriage: You probably will have a miscarriage. Irregular gestational sac is not normal. By 8 a heartbeat should be seen. ...Read more
3 month postpartum. No period. Have a steady yellowish discharge w/old looking blood off and on. Placenta particles in uterus? Dr refuses ultrasound
Vaginal/cervical exa: See an gyne have a vaginal/cervical exam w/ culture and sensitivity test. ...Read more
40 weeks preg, dilating, i could easily insert 2-3 fingers, feel amniotic sac, and now start getting very thick, slimy yellow discharge?
This is not normal: You should call your doctor.Get a more detailed answer ›
Stretchy brown boogery and stringy discharge and not pregnant? its thick and wet at the same time and no STDs
Here are some ...: Have the degree & feature of vaginal discharge been the same, or varied along the course of period cycles or during sexual arousal? Have you been physically bothered during coitus or on daily basis? If none, you may leave such alone; if bothering, see gyn-doc timely for confirmation and care as needed. ...Read more
Many: It's primary function is to act as a go between with your system and the baby's. It can filter out bad stuff and let good stuff (nutrients) in. It allows for the proper transfer of everything from calories to antibodies to the baby. A healthy and normally functioning placenta is critical to the baby's health. ...Read more
If a placenta was low lying during one pregnancy does it mean it will be low lying again for the next?
Yes: Yes.Get a more detailed answer ›
Exactly what it says: This sounds like a comment made on an ultrasound report. They are trying to determine where it is and whether it looks normal. However, the placenta is not very developed at 11 weeks and is usually not "well defined" or visualized by ultrasound. So this is a pretty expected statement that has little or no meaning at this time in pregnancy. ...Read more
Last pregnancy my baby was breeched cause my placenta was a little low. What are the chances of this happening again?
I am Jasjeet 28 years old. It is my 2nd pregnancy at 21 week. My placenta is low lying reached 3mm from the OS. It is posterior Plz help me m worried ?
Placentas "travel": Placentas tend to travel upward from the cervical os as the pregnancy progresses. If you have not been experiencing bleeding at this point there is hope that will occur. If bleeding starts call your OB MD immediately as hemorrhages are common with low lying placentas and can be quite "dramatic" in amounts. ...Read more
Placenta is anterior upper segment grade 2 in 36 week of pregnancy. is it good for normal delivery?
What does lowline placenta means during 13th week of pregnancy.Is it safe to take 2hrs flite after icsi?
Likely okay...: A "low-lying" placenta is not uncommon early in pregnancy and, by itself, is not a big concern, especially if you are not having any bleeding. (may be reasonable to avoid sexual intercourse until it moves, ask you healthcare provider.) regarding the procedure you had, and taking a flight, to be safe, i would consult your obstetrician or midwife. ...Read more
Is it ok to have clitoris orgasm even during and after 7th month of pregnancy? Anterior lying placenta and no complications as such.
Orgasms while pregnant?: Enjoy!!!Get a more detailed answer ›
Had a stillborn at 38wks last may due to placenta stop working. Currently 24wks preg what is the chance of it hapening again. In this pregnancy?
See MFM: Although your risk is increased, your chances for a healthy pregnancy are increased if you see a maternal-fetal OB-GYN medicine specialist regularly for updates and close follow-up ...Read more
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