Doctor insights on:
Rib Pain In The Second Trimester Of Pregnancy With Twins
I had a baby 11 months ago, should I still have rib pain like i did in my 3rd trimester? I feel sore like i worked out. Worse in morning and at night.
If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more
I'm in my second trimester and since the beginging of my prgnancy, i can't stop spitting. What can I do to stop this please?
See your doctor: Symptoms like these have to be evaluated in real-time by your physician. He/she has access to your examination, laboratrory data and many other diagnostic tests to get to the bottom of what's going on and offer you help. ...Read more
Can be normal: Typically, light brown discharge is indicative of bleeding from the cervix or placenta/uterus at some point in the pregnancy. Brown discharge is old blood typically. A little bit of brown discharge is common in most pregnancies. You should definitely mention to your doctor, and possibly refrain from intercourse until you see your doctor. ...Read more
I have a question about second trimester ultrasound results for my fraternal twins. US was at 23 weeks. Everything looked structurally sound, brain, heart, kidneys, and bowel looked good. Only concern was short humerus and femur. Doc said this increased t
Ultrasound: Even though we did not get the complete result of your twins ultrasound, it is best to rely on your treating physician for information concerning it. If you need a second opinion (especially for twins) I suggest you take the Ultrasound images, which you can check out from the facility which did the ultrasound, and see a Maternal Fetal Specialist. They are the experts in this field. ...Read more
Is it possible for the gest sac to measure a week larger early in the first trimester? Could it be larger due to twins? How common are mistakes?
Twice as many babies: Because the number of babies is doubled, the uterus grows larger faster; this will typically lead to a premature delivery at <37 weeks. There are also increased risks of pregnancy complications such as pre-eclampsia. Delivery route can also be affected if the first twin is not head down. If the first baby is head down, then a vaginal delivery of both twins can usually be performed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Earlier, smaller: The risk of preterm birth is higher for several reasons; triplet birth is likely to be earlier than that of twins. In addition, there is greater risk of growth problems, deformations from crowding, malpresentation. For the mother of triplets, the risks from abdominal delivery are higher than those of women with twins delivered vaginally and possibly abdominally, depending on the size and position. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Rib pain during the second trimester of pregnancy
- Stomach pain in the first trimester of pregnancy
- Rib cage pain in first trimester of pregnancy
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Sharp pain in the middle of back under rib cage
- Aches in vagina during second trimester of pregnancy
- What are the risks of smoking cigarettes during second trimester of pregnancy?
- Can occasional pain in both sides of my ribs be a sign of pregnancy?
- Talk to a obstetrician and gynecologist online