For some expectant mothers, a little pain lead to the generation of hazardous and emergency visits to the midwife immediately.For mothers who else the same pain sometimes ignored. They think it’s a normal phenomenon during pregnancy.
How to distinguish between symptoms that require immediate medical attention with an innocent, that a material question for you as further consultation with a gynecologist?
The consensus is better safe than sorry. Arise when signs of the unusual that makes you hesitate, call or visit a doctor. There are some signs that should not be forgotten.
Here are seven signs that could lead to serious complications during pregnancy.
Signs 1: Bleeding in any trimester
Bleeding can mean many things. Severe bleeding associated with abdominal pain very well as menstrual cramps or feel faint and everything will happen in the first trimester, it may be a sign of pregnancy outside the womb, “says Peter Bernstein, MD, clinical professor at Albert Einstein College of Obgin Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx.
Ectopic pregnancy occurs when the fertilized egg implanted in another place, except in the womb. Ectopic pregnancy can be life threatening expectant mothers. Heavy bleeding with cramps may be a sign of miscarriage in the first trimester or early second trimester.
In other words, bleeding at any time during pregnancy is dangerous. Not waiting for a doctor to see if bleeding while pregnant.
Signs 2: Nausea and vomiting are severe
Nausea and vomiting worse until you do not keep food in the stomach a very dangerous situation. ”If you can not eat or drink, dehydration threatens,” says Bernstein.
You are also at risk for malnutrition, which can lead to congenital defects in premature birth. It is therefore important to seek medical attention if severe nausea and vomiting continued.
There is a safe drug that can be taken to control it. Perhaps the doctor will recommend dietary changes, so you can find foods that do not cause nausea and vomiting.
Signs 3: Activity significantly reduced fetal
What does it mean when a potential baby, who usually love to move, suddenly looks like a lack of energy? ”If the baby in the womb is not active as usual, so the fetus can not get enough oxygen and nutrients to the placenta,” says Bernstein.
How can we know? Bernstein recommends that you eat or drink something cold and then sleep on his side. Hold on whether the fetus will move.
The number of stages can also be used as an indicator, there is no standard, but 10 or more steps in two hours is the normal amount. If less than that, immediately contact a physician.Doctors have adequate tools to see if the fetus under normal conditions, moving, and grow depending on the age of the uterus.
4 signs: Contractions at the start of the third trimester
Contractions can be a sign of premature birth. Unfortunately, many expectant mothers who confuse the true with the birth sign marks the birth of the “fake” (false labor).
False labor contractions called Braxton-Hicks. Contraction of the type that just can not be predicted, not beritme and intensity increase. It usually disappear within one hour, or when you drink.Though it marks the birth of a real contraction berinterval 10 minutes or less and the intensity increased.
What coupling important thing is not tamper with the safety of newborn babies. If you suffer a contraction in the third trimester, do not waste time. Immediate medical attention. If the baby was too young to be born, the doctor must postpone births tool.
5 signs: Water breaks you walk into the kitchen and felt dalarn large amounts of water flowed both feet. It could be due to a ruptured amniotic fluid. Or would the bladder. If you are not sure whether the water is amniotic fluid or urine, try to use the bathroom and pee. If the liquid flow, which means that the amniotic fluid. You need a doctor or hospital immediately.
6 signs: headache constantly, abdominal pain, swelling and visual disturbances during the third trimester
All symptoms can be a sign of preeclampsia are. It is a serious condition that occurs during pregnancy and may be dangerous.Pre-eclampsia is characterized by high blood pressure and the presence of protein in the urine which normally occurs after the 20th week of pregnancy.
Please contact your doctor immediately and consult your stress.Early prenatal care can address pre-eclampsia.
7 Signs: Symptoms of flu
In the flu season, pregnant women usually easily catch the flu than people who are not pregnant. This is because pregnancy places extra stress on the immune system. In addition, pregnant women at high risk for developing serious complications from the flu.
Symptoms of flu include fever, cough, sore throat, runny nose, sneezing, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. If you are not pregnant and symptoms of influenza, as much as possible refrain from pregnant women, so they are not infected.
Moreover, if the expectant mother has a fever with body temperature above 38 degrees Celsius, there was a sign of infection. Again, do not hesitate to go to the doctor if it occurs.