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I'm on my 4th pregnancy and at 5 weeks im showing is this normal ?

I'm on my 4th pregnancy and at 5 weeks im showing is this normal ?

Hard to believe : At "5 weeks" of pregnancy, you are just one week past your missed period. You have a 3 week-old embryo, which is about 1/5 inch long and weighs less than a gram. Your HCG urine pregnancy number is likely from 1000-10, 000 and Progesterone level around 15. You may have symptoms of breast tenderness and nausea but as for "showing" ...There's not much to "show." close friends may guess, though. ...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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When do you normally start showing with your first pregnancy?

When do you normally start showing with your first pregnancy?

Usually later ...: By around 16 weeks most first time patients will go through an awkward stage where they look like they have gained weight, but are not obviously pregnant. By 24-28 weeks it is usually clear that they are pregnant, not just getting chubby. ...Read more

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Hi I had a missicage 3 weeks ago and my pregnancy test is showing positive and am bleeding with a dead smelly discage is that normal ?

Hi I had a missicage 3 weeks ago and my pregnancy test is showing positive and am bleeding with a dead smelly discage is that normal ?

Not normal: Please call your OB-GYN- it sounds like you may have an infection , retained products of conception or both- get examined and treated ASAP. ...Read more

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Is it normal to be showing at 13 weeks pregnant? This is my second pregnancy but i only started to show at 4.5months.

Is it normal to be showing at 13 weeks pregnant? This is my second pregnancy but i only started to show at 4.5months.

Common: This is common , abdominal muscles are tighter with the first pregnancy and more relaxed with subsequent pregnancies making it seem that one is larger earlier. If there is a concern see your md to rule out twins or more! ...Read more

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I feel like i had implantation bleeding 4 weeks ago. My home pregnancy tests are still showing a negative result. Is this normal?

I feel like i had implantation bleeding 4 weeks ago. My home pregnancy tests are still showing a negative result. Is this normal?

Time & technique: Home pregnancy tests, if done correctly, are highly accurate. If you have any doubt, you may see your doctor for a blood test, physical examination and may be ultrasound. ...Read more

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My beta hcg level is 178.6 mlu/ml. Its showing how many weeks of pregnancy ? How this level differs from normal as my period cycle is of 40 days?

My beta hcg level is 178.6 mlu/ml. Its showing how many weeks of pregnancy ? How this level differs from normal as my period cycle is of 40 days?

HCG levels: beta HCG levels double every 2 to 3 days when pregnant and can rapidly go into the thousands. Approximating the HCG levels with weeks of gestation is difficult except in very early pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is it normal to not be showing that much at 16 weeks pregnant ? this is my first pregnancy and im not that big is this ok?

Is it normal to not be showing that much at 16 weeks pregnant ? this is my first pregnancy and im not that big is this ok?

Yes: 16 weeks is still early and the top of the uterus will be roughly halfway to your belly button. Some women look obviously pregnant at this point but many do not, especially when it is your first. Unless your doctor tells you that you are smaller than expected, don't stress about how it "looks". ...Read more

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Is it normal in pregnancy for nipples to be normal in color in the am and by night be dark purplish and have veins showing more?

Is it normal in pregnancy for nipples to be normal in color in the am and by night be dark purplish and have veins showing more?

It's possible yes: During pregnancy, it is well documented that with hormonal changes, even throughout the day, the nipples can change in color and appearance. Congratulation on the pregnancy. ...Read more

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Increased white milky discharge and sometimes it's thick though at 32 weeks of pregnancy? Is this normal?

Increased white milky discharge and sometimes it's thick though at 32 weeks of pregnancy? Is this normal?

Needs testing: Vaginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal odor. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Sometimes vaginal discharge can be a sign of a sexual transmitted infection. Testing is important to determine the treatment and keep you and your partner safe. ...Read more