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I fell when pregnant, on my back. Will baby be ok>12 wk?

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Dr. Michelle Mccusker
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Yes

The baby is very well protected by your pelvic bones at this stage of pregnancy.
A fall on your back would do nothing to "jar looses" a normal pregnancy.

In brief: Yes

The baby is very well protected by your pelvic bones at this stage of pregnancy.
A fall on your back would do nothing to "jar looses" a normal pregnancy.
Dr. Michelle Mccusker
Dr. Michelle Mccusker
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David Escobar
Family Medicine

In brief: Most likely

It is best to see your ob/gyn or family doctor to be sure.
An ultrasound can ensure the baby is doing fine. Babies are resilient and the uterus and amniotic fluid serve as a buffer that is very protective. Any concerns at all, yes, see your doctor. And all this depends on how far you fell and how hard...

In brief: Most likely

It is best to see your ob/gyn or family doctor to be sure.
An ultrasound can ensure the baby is doing fine. Babies are resilient and the uterus and amniotic fluid serve as a buffer that is very protective. Any concerns at all, yes, see your doctor. And all this depends on how far you fell and how hard...
David Escobar
David Escobar
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