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I m 28 yrs old married women, will I get pregnent of healthy baby with 2.1*1.4 cm size of right ovary and uterus sizes are-6.9*3.5*3.6cm.
Ans: Why are you so worried. As long as you ovulate and husband is healthy no reason not to get pregnant. Relax and enjoy each other ...Read more
I m 28 yrs old married women, will I get pregnent of healthy baby with 2.8*1.2 cm size of left ovary and uterus sizes are-6.9*3.5*3.6cm.?
I m 28 yrs married, uterus 6.9*3.5*3.6 cm, myometrial echo texture normal, endometrial thickness 7.8mm with right ovary 2.1*1.4 cm left 2.8*1.2 cm. Pouch of douglas clear, no cystic, can I become pregnent of healthy baby.
You r "history" did not describe any reason why you would not be able to conceive.
However, there are no guarantees with conception ...Read more
Feel like im losing my identity & my confidence. Lost 2 babies in past 2 years. Now pregnant with healthy baby. 29 wks. Feeling fed up. Is thisnormal?
While 1 in 5: Pregnancies spontaneously terminates, they are no less painful and frustrating not to mention the sense of loss and other emotions that come up exacerbated by the body hormones running amok. I think your feelings are your normal. After losing two, you have to be fearful the same will happen. Maybe your feeling fed up is a way of protecting yourself from another loss. But, this pg is diff. Bond ...Read more
How do I get pregnant, I have been trying for 7years, seen gyn, myself and hubby health is ok for babies, can any sex position or food help?
Fertility expert: Sorry you are having this struggle. Without knowing more I can only advise you see a fertility expert to get to the bottom of the issue. If you have ever been told you are overweight, have diabetes or metabolic syndrome or polycystic ovaries then weight loss is something you can work on in the mean time. ...Read more
26 wks pregnant. Lost 2 babies to anencephaly previously. This bubs ok so far. Extremely scared of losing this healthy baby. Will my bub make it?
Imaging?: So sorry about your loss! That is just devastating! Have you had an ultrasound with this baby? The anatomy of anencephaly is easy to diagnose on ultrasound. However, there are smaller more subtle neural tube defects which could be missed. Ask your ob about the details of ultrasound. Get ultrasound ASAP if have not had one yet! Good luck! ...Read more
Can someone give me honest experiences with pregnant mothers on citalopram and having healthy babies?
Please give me your experiences with mothers on citalopram and pregnant. Ie healthy babies? Seems to be speculation as they don't really know?
Don't worry: There are always exceptions but this is not a drug known to have a high risk of teratongenic effects. ...Read more
Experiences please! Have you doctors seen many healthy normal babies from pregnant mothers. What are your personal views on this. Hard decision....
Confusing question: Your question is a bit confusing. About 4% of pregnancies end up with an unexpected outcome, including such things as prematurity, cleft lip, newborn illness, etc. That leaves the vast majority as healthy. Proper prenatal care and a healthy maternal lifestyle add to the chances of success. I do care for a lot of kids with problems but the vast majority of newborns I see are healthy. ...Read more
The women I know who had monthly bleeding that looked like a period were pregnant and all delivered healthy babies, how when this is supposedly rare?
When a woman is: Pregnant her periods cease. However, she could experience bleeding that is not a period. I have never heard of a pregnant woman have monthly bleeding at the time she would have experienced a period. You might want to double check the accuracy of the information you heard. ...Read more
I had a miscarriage because my babies were in the same sac I only pass 1 placenta can I have a healthy baby getting pregnant 4 months time?
Yes: Did the babies die in utero and the labor follows? Even though it was a monochorionic monoamniotic pregnancy (same sac, one placenta), miscarriage of a viable pregnancy is uncommon. This type of pregnancy is at increase risk for intrauterine fetal death not miscarriage at 18 weeks. Usually, Steroids are administered early for fetal lung maturity and delivery by C-section at about 32 weeks. ...Read more
Not!: Your baby's skin tone, hair and eye color are all determined at the moment of conception when the genetic contributions of the mother and father combine in that inexplicable miracle. And all, except absolutely necessary, drugs and chemicals should be avoided during pregnancy. A bad idea from many perspectives. ... ...Read more
Up until what age can a lady fall pregnant or have babies? I am 34 years old and don't have babies yet
Risks for any pregnc: At 34 you are not too old for babies. Many consider the rate of Down syndrome births as a marker for age & childbearing. Risks are lowest in the early 20's at about 1/2000 with a gradual increase in risks that hit 1/100 at 40 & 1/12 at 50.There is a baseline risk of about 4% of an unexpected outcome with any pregnancy.The ds risk must be added as age related risk. Discuss with your doc. ...Read more
I am waiting for almost 5years to be pregnant but until now I don't have babies. How will I know if there is a problem with me?
U mean see the htbea: At 8 weeks u should be able to see a htbeat, u cannot feel a htbeat, if u cannot see a htbeat on ultrasound, and the fetus is really 8 weeks then it is a non viable pregnancy but to be certain u can repeat the us in 1 more week and if no htbeat again taht is certain. ...Read more
Many ways: There are many adverse events that can happen w/ an infection during pregnancy. Depending on the type of infection, and at what point in the pregnancy it occurs, birth defects can occur. The baby can also become infected in the womb, or during delivery, leading to eyesight problems, neurodevelopmental disorders, toxic shock, etc. In short, it is important to prevent stis with safe sex practice. ...Read more
I am 8 months pregnant but was unaware. And have been using heroin. How long will it take to leave mine and my babies system?
My son is 9 months -- I want to get pregnant again soon. Is it too early? Are there any risks having babies so close together?
Next child: Your OB/gyne will know your history and be able to answer this more reliably, ...Read more
I just realized I got pregnant. I found an article says babies conceive in June will have risk of being premature and other disease. Is that right?
No: No! Early pregnancies over the course of a very hot summer (June, July, and August) anecdotally have a higher incidence of miscarriage, but not one specific month of conception. ...Read more
Why can't I fall pregnant? I've been trying naturally for over 6months. I have low iron but I've been pregnant once before so I know I can have babies.
Fertility: If you have low iron, you may be anemic, as an iron molecule is essential to making red blood cells. Your health is always a factor in your ability to get pregnant. If you are anemic from deficiency of iron then you can be given oral iron supplements to rectify the anemia. The loss of menstrual blood monthly is often the cause of anemia. See your doctor for a check up. ...Read more
Woman with meningomyelocele if pregnant what are the outcomes of the baby? Is it hereditary? Any successful normal babies?
Higher risk: Meningomyeloceles are part of a group of neural tube developmental malformations called "open neural tube defects". They generally occur spontaneously in about 1:1000 pregnancies but can be more common in certain situations. A series of sequential prenatal tests (blood, ultrasound and invasive i.e. Amniocentesis) can help detect babies so afflicted. ...Read more
I recently found out I was pregnant. Today I woke up and had a soft spot on my head like how babies do, what could this be?
Did U bump it?: Adults that have a soft spot on their head will generally do so after they bump it & have a blood pocket form under the scalp. ...Read more