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Are hot flashes a common symptom in pregnancy?
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Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
Obstetrics & Gynecology
3 doctors agree
In brief: No
Traditional hot flashes are not all that common but certainly can occur. Overall feeling of "burning up" is very common in pregnancy.
The developing fetus has a high metabolic rate and generates a lot of heat especially in the last few weeks.

In brief: No
Traditional hot flashes are not all that common but certainly can occur. Overall feeling of "burning up" is very common in pregnancy.
The developing fetus has a high metabolic rate and generates a lot of heat especially in the last few weeks.
Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
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Dr. Bruce Pierce
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes, its possible
This is fairly common.

In brief: Yes, its possible
This is fairly common.
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Dr. Bruce Pierce
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