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I am 7wks pregnant and used a heating pad directly on my stomach to help with cramps. It was on high for several hours. Could I have harmed the baby?

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Dr. Cynthia Palabrica
Obstetrics & Gynecology
7 doctors agree

In brief: Unlikely

Most likely No

In brief: Unlikely

Most likely No
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