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Sharp right sided pain during 13th wk of pregnancy?

Sharp right sided pain during 13th wk of pregnancy?

'Round ligaments': Sharp pains in the 'sides of pelvis' in pregnancy may be due to 'stretching of the round ligaments' that hold up the uterus. You need to see your OB for confirmation and to check fetal heart beat, urine tests, etc... ...Read more

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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


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What could cause sharp pains in the side of ur belly at 17 weeks during a pregnancy?

What could cause sharp pains in the side of ur belly at 17 weeks during a pregnancy?

Very hard to say: Some muscle pulling type pains are very common, but it really could be anything: gastrointestinal pains, round ligament pains, constipation, (an appendicitis? ) . Ask your ob. ...Read more

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Sharp Pain occurs while touching lower right side abdomen, is it normal during pregnancy?

See a doctor ASAP: Sharp pain in right low abdomen during pregnancy is abnormal and can have multiple causes including acute appendicitis, ectopic pregnancy, and urinary tract infection. Please see a doctor or go to ED and run some tests to rule out medical emergency. ...Read more

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Are severe back and sharp side pains normal during pregnancy? I am 36 weeks. And i already have an appointment with my ob, just curious.

Most likely yes: Pains in your back and side are usually caused from pressure of the large uterus and swelling of the tissues which causes nerve blockage and therefor pain. If you notice decreased movement, vaginal bleeding, painful urination and fever/chills it could be something else and you should go to labor and delivery immediately! ...Read more

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Stretching during sleep during pregnancy and getting sharp pain in the upper side of the abdomen ( middle) for few seconds. What is that pain for?

Depends: There a variety of aches and pains that occur as the uterus grows inside your body. You did not mention how far along you are. If you are far along then the pain may just be from the growing baby. Upper right side pain can be a sign of gallbladder disease which is common in pregnancy. Have have your obgyn who has more information check you out ...Read more

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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?

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

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Side effects of cholecalciferol6000iu during pregnancy?

Side effects of cholecalciferol6000iu during pregnancy?

None: It will help you and your baby absorb calcium. At that dose you should have periodic vitamin d levels performed. Good luck. ...Read more