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24wks preg. Legs swell from knees down, knee area worst. Have pitting edema around knees only not ankles should I get checked?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
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In brief: Yes you need check u

All pregnant women are advised prenatal care.
...check ups with your Ob/Gyn doctor where they can check you and the developing fetus. There is risk of kidney malfunction which can cause protein loss in urine, menifesting as swelling of feet. This can be associated with high BP(condition called Pre-eclampsia). You should visit your doctor very soon as the condition can harm the baby if not handled p

In brief: Yes you need check u

All pregnant women are advised prenatal care.
...check ups with your Ob/Gyn doctor where they can check you and the developing fetus. There is risk of kidney malfunction which can cause protein loss in urine, menifesting as swelling of feet. This can be associated with high BP(condition called Pre-eclampsia). You should visit your doctor very soon as the condition can harm the baby if not handled p
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