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Why is it so hard to breathe during triplet pregnancy?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Massive comprssion!

Your triplets are usually all of the available space in their "room"(your uterus) and pushing up and compressing your diaphragm(breathing muscle) so that it is difficult to expand it downward into your abdomen when you are taking a breath.

In brief: Massive comprssion!

Your triplets are usually all of the available space in their "room"(your uterus) and pushing up and compressing your diaphragm(breathing muscle) so that it is difficult to expand it downward into your abdomen when you are taking a breath.
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Dr. Wayne Ingram
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Dr. Craig Uhl
Pediatrics

In brief: Lots going on inside

In your abdomen and may encroach on your diaphragm which may prevent your ability to make a full inhalational breath.
Thus, it may be hard to breath. Your obstetrician may be of assistance to help with some tips that may help during your pregnancy.

In brief: Lots going on inside

In your abdomen and may encroach on your diaphragm which may prevent your ability to make a full inhalational breath.
Thus, it may be hard to breath. Your obstetrician may be of assistance to help with some tips that may help during your pregnancy.
Dr. Craig Uhl
Dr. Craig Uhl
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