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Vaginal Burning During Pregnancy
Yellow/Brown vaginal discharge with odor during pregnancy is that normal, could it be from my progesterone suppesitory?
Possible BV: You may have an infection like bacterial vaginosis. It is treated with a vaginal gel or pull and is one of the most common causes of vaginal discharge with odor. You should see your doctor and have them examine you and treat you if needed especially since you are pregnant. Sometimes infections that are untreated can increase your risk for preterm delivery. ...Read more
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
For the past couple of weeks I've been having an itchy vagina and yellow discharge on my underwear it itches feel a slight burning, no pregnancy or sx
I feel tightness and burning sensation in my chest during 8 wks of pregnancy is it Normal or something serious?
Is it normal to experience a burning sensation around the naval during pregnancy? I am now 29 weeks pregnant and I started experiencing it at 28 week
Yes: As you your uterus gets bigger it stretches your umbilicus. This stretching is experienced as burning. It I snorkel and will go away after delivery. Th burning will decrease in 4 to 5 weeks. Good Luck! ...Read more
Have tingling/burning sensation in front thigh when carrying a lot of weight. Starting during pregnancy two years ago. What is this?
Meralgia paresth???: There is an entity called Meralgia paresthetica, you might have it you might not. Kindly visit with your doctor. ...Read more
Frequent pee always mean pregnancy? I have no burning or pain, just peeing, took preg test last month during what I thought was a period, it was neg.
It's burning a lot on stomach due to stretching of skin during pregnancy in 35 weeks. What to do??
Burning: It is very common for patients to complain about skin itching due to stretching. I have not heard many describe burning. Topical lotions are available to help pregnant women with skin itching and stretch marks. If you truly are having the sensation of burning skin it is worth discussing with your obgyn and having them do a skin assessment ...Read more
Are these burning cramps normal during early pregnancy? I just found out I am pregnant (don't know how far along yet) and am experiencing some painful cramping. I keep trying to tell myself that it's just my uterus growing, but I wanted to ask on here to
You: You need to have a medical evaluation. Some cramping can occur, especially with 2nd/3rd and successive pregnancies, but you need to get evaluated and be sure you don't have a urinary infection (these feel different in pregnancy) or that you don't have other conditions causing these symptoms. Please seek out an immediate evaluation. ...Read more
Sometimes I feel vaginal tenderness mostly exterior no pain during urinating or burning watery discharge or dry is it normal during 8wks pregnancy?
Yes: Even in the first trimester of pregnancy, one can begin to feel a swelling, almost painful sensation in the vagina. It's good that it seems that you don't have signs of itching (typically yeast) or burning with urination (typically uti), or watery discharge with foul odor (typically bacterial). This type of tenderness can come and go in pregnancy. Sounds normal but if you're worried, check w/ md. ...Read more
How likely is it for pregnancy to occur during fertile period, while having unprotected sex but he pulls out on time, and the sperm leaks on the vagina?
During pregnancy Can trapped air in vagina caused during sex also cause an air embolism the same way blowing directly into the vagina with mouth can?
No: Not unless the labial lips are forcibly held closed, as the air will escape the vagina during intercourse movements. ...Read more
Pregnancy: Burning is not a usual sign of pregnancy. It may be a sign of an infection. If you think you may be pregnant and have missed a period then take a pregnancy test. If you have burning along with a discharge and/ or sores then see a physician for an evaluation. ...Read more
Not necessarily.: Early pregnancy sxs can include: no period, breast swelling ; tenderness w darkened areolas, thin, white ; milky vaginal discharge, fatigue, ^ urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings or aversions, ^ sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings, ^ gas, insomnia, gagging more easily ; yawning. ...Read more
The stomach: Encompasses a broad area. Usually people skip a period and feel nauseated. Check a pregnancy test, that's the way to go. ...Read more
Hi I'm 21dpo and I'm experiencing a burning/itchiness sensation in my breasts. Should I be concerned? Pregnancy has not be confirmed yet.
Not necessarily.: Classic pregnancy sxs begin when period is missed or thereafter (6-8 wks). Sx’s can include: tender /swollen breasts, nausea or vomiting; lack of period; ^ frequency of urination; headaches, insomnia, fatigue. Moodiness, mild cramping, food cravings ; aversions; passing gas; enlarging waist line ; ^ white, milky vaginal discharge. Take pregnancy test to know. ...Read more
Exam & urinalysis: Anytime in pregnancy that you have abdominal pain, you want to see your OB to determine if a miscarriage is occurring, infection, or preterm contractions after 2nd trimester. A urine test is needed if indeed you have burning & a careful exam to check for other causes of abdominal pain. Take care. ...Read more
Can be normal: Ovulation discharge is normal and experienced by large numbers of women. During ovulation you may see changes in the color and consistency of vaginal discharge. Menstrual irregularities are also quite common and can be caused by a wide variety of factors. If you have no other symptoms and this does not occur regularly would not worry. ...Read more
I had a creamy discharge but with no bad odor & im not itching & nothing is burning? What could it be? I looked online & it said pregnancy symptom?
Maybe STD if at risk: Any abnormal vaginal discharge should be professionally evaluated. There are many possible causes, but in the absence of itching, irritation, and odor, STDs like gonorrhea or chlamydia are a concern (depending of course on sexual exposures and lifestyle). See your doctor or a reproductive health clinic like Planned Parenthood. ...Read more
Could be nerve: A not uncommon complication of labor and delivery may be a problem with lateral femoral cutaneous nerve of thigh, which can cause meralgia paresthetica. Annoying but benign. Talk to your physician, should depart unless you tend to wear tight clothing, which should be loosened if too tight. ...Read more
Sudden swelling after 1st pregnancy in ankles & feet been 15 mos now walking is alnost impossible. Burning stabbibg pain when stand or sit to long?
Vaginal burning and stinging and feeling naucous and burping a lot. No change of pregnancy. What can I do to make it stop I'm misserable?
MD visit needed.: Yu may have a vaginal infection which can be treated at the MD's office. He/she can also evaluate your nausea. ...Read more