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Is diarrhea common in late pregnancy?

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Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
Obstetrics & Gynecology
4 doctors agree

In brief: NO

No more common than for non-preganant.
However, late in pregnancy, if carrying low, stools may need to be excessively soft to get past the babies head and this may be interpreted as diarrhea.

In brief: NO

No more common than for non-preganant.
However, late in pregnancy, if carrying low, stools may need to be excessively soft to get past the babies head and this may be interpreted as diarrhea.
Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
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Dr. Vivek Huilgol
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: No.

Usually the opposite effect.

In brief: No.

Usually the opposite effect.
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