How do you know if a sudden pain is normal or you need to contact your doctor? Here is a list of symptoms that should clear you up.
But even if you do not find your symptoms on the list, it is better to be cautious and call your doctor instead of suffering for hours wondering if you have a torn ligament or have a premature birth.
Keep in mind that these symptoms are more or less serious depending on your health, your medical history and the stage of pregnancy you are in. Ask your doctor to tell you what signs you should worry about at different times of pregnancy.
During the last trimester of pregnancy you should call the doctor or rescue in the following situations:
Prolapse of the umbilical cord can lead to the blood circulation to the fetus. These measures can be applied as early as week 24 of gestation.
The doctor should be called at any time during pregnancy when:
If the pregnant woman has between 20 and 37 weeks of gestation she should go to the hospital or notify the doctor if she has signs of premature birth such as:
After 37 weeks it is necessary to consult the doctor immediately or to be called to rescue if:
Also, pregnant women should go to the doctor throughout the pregnancy when there is a permanent (different from the normal) discharge associated with itching, burns or an unpleasant odor.
If you are not sure that one of the symptoms is serious, but you do not feel in your waters, trust your instincts and call your doctor. Your body changes very quickly so it's hard to tell if what you're experiencing is normal.
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