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Dr. Yash Khanna
Board Certified, Family Medicine
52 years in practice
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I am 18 years old, and I am about 9 weeks along in my pregnancy. I am having some pains in my stomach. Is that just the growth of my uterus?

Dr. Yash Khanna
Board Certified, Family Medicine
52 years in practice
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I am 18 years old, and I am about 9 weeks along in my pregnancy. I am having some pains in my stomach. Is that just the growth of my uterus?

Cramps may be normal: While some cramps in early pregnancy may be normal.But you should have yourself checked by your obstetrician to make sure nothing else is going on.So make an apt asap. ...Read more

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Dr. Cindy Juster
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31 years in practice
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Dr. Rawhi Omar
Board Certified, Pathology
39 years in practice
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19 weeks pregnant stomach & chest tightenings wart like growth entrance to vagina but not wart surrounded by 5 - 6 little ones help please?

Dr. Rawhi Omar
Board Certified, Pathology
39 years in practice
814K people helped
19 weeks pregnant stomach & chest tightenings wart like growth entrance to vagina but not wart surrounded by 5 - 6 little ones help please?

Folliculitis?: Hard to tell without seeing. If these lesions are on the hairy part, they may represent inflamed hair follicles. If they get larger or complicated, get them checked ...Read more

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Dr. Cindy Juster
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31 years in practice
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Dr. James Ferguson
Board Certified, Pediatrics
41 years in practice
145M people helped
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My Brest's have grown,nausea,over heating, stomach growth,headaches,slight cramping, missed period. Am I pregnant?

Dr. James Ferguson
Board Certified, Pediatrics
41 years in practice
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My Brest's have grown,nausea,over heating, stomach growth,headaches,slight cramping, missed period. Am I pregnant?

Maybe: Urine pregnancy tests are available over the counter and inexpensive.They are sometimes falsely negative early in pregnancy, but begin to be accurate as soon as your cycle is delayed. ...Read more

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Dr. Neeoo Chin
Board Certified, Fertility Medicine
35 years in practice
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I was told my uterus is enlarged. I have had multiple pregnancy symptoms & abdominal growth/fullness. We are both surgically sterilized. Pg tests neg.?

Dr. Neeoo Chin
Board Certified, Fertility Medicine
35 years in practice
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I was told my uterus is enlarged. I have had multiple pregnancy symptoms & abdominal growth/fullness. We are both surgically sterilized. Pg tests neg.?

Difficult to say: You need to be evaluated by your physician. You may possibly have something called adenomyosis. This is where bits and pieces of the uterine lining gets trapped in the muscle of the uterine wall and displays an enlarged uterus with tenderness. ...Read more

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Dr. Cindy Juster
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31 years in practice
2M people helped
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Dr. Susan Rhoads
Board Certified, Family Medicine
33 years in practice
6M people helped
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In the first to two weeks of pregnancy does the lower part of the stomach gets tighter than normal?

Dr. Susan Rhoads
Board Certified, Family Medicine
33 years in practice
6M people helped
In the first to two weeks of pregnancy does the lower part of the stomach gets tighter than normal?

No.: There are few signs of early pregnancy and none of them are definite. Most people don't feel any different the first few weeks. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Board Certified, Psychiatry
20 years in practice
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With all my pregnancy I felt very sick and with this one I don't just hungry could there be something wrong? 4to5 weeks stomach feels like I did situp

Dr. Heidi Fowler
Board Certified, Psychiatry
20 years in practice
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With all my pregnancy I felt very sick and with this one I don't just hungry could there be something wrong? 4to5 weeks stomach feels like I did situp

Each pregnancy: can be different for a woman. Not being symptomatic at this time does not mean that something is wrong. Congratulations and take care. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Board Certified, Psychiatry
20 years in practice
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What do your stomach feel like after 3 weeks of pregnancy?

Dr. Heidi Fowler
Board Certified, Psychiatry
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What do your stomach feel like after 3 weeks of pregnancy?

You may have: no symptoms at this time - and don't expect to be able to palpate your uterus. ...Read more

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Dr. Barbara Coulter-Smith
Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology
27 years in practice
286K people helped
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At week 1 of pregnancy does you stomach start to get a little hard?

Dr. Barbara Coulter-Smith
Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology
27 years in practice
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At week 1 of pregnancy does you stomach start to get a little hard?

Not typically : There may be some hormone changes starting to occur that may cause some bloating and discomfort but not usually hardness. ...Read more

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Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology
29 years in practice
1M people helped
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Is it normal for your stomach to hurt on the first week of pregnancy?

Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology
29 years in practice
1M people helped
Is it normal for your stomach to hurt on the first week of pregnancy?
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology
42M people helped
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Can you suck in your stomach if your laying on your back and your in the first weeks of pregnancy ?

Dr. Wayne Ingram
Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology
42M people helped
Can you suck in your stomach if your laying on your back and your in the first weeks of pregnancy ?

Sure you can: The pregnancy with the enlarging uterus is below the pubic bone in the 1st trimester and does not affect the 'waistline" yet. ...Read more

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