Guidelines

What illnesses are dangerous in pregnancy?

What illnesses are dangerous in pregnancy?

Some of the infections that can be dangerous during pregnancy include:

  • Bacterial vaginosis (BV)
  • Group B strep (GBS)
  • Hepatitis.
  • Sexually transmitted diseases.
  • Toxoplasmosis.
  • Urinary tract infections.
  • Yeast infections.
  • Zika virus.

Which type of disease occurs during pregnancy?

During pregnancy, some common infections that may occur are the flu, vaginal yeast infections, uterine infections, group B streptococcus, bacterial vaginosis, and listeria. Changes in immune function may cause this increased risk of infection, and if left untreated, may lead to serious complications.

What infections cause birth defects?

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Toxoplasmosis, cytomegalovirus (CMV), varicella, rubella, and lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus (LCMV) are among the agents that are recognized to have the potential to cause birth defects in a developing fetus.

Can getting up wrong hurt the baby?

Heavy lifting, standing for long periods of time, or bending a lot during pregnancy could increase your chances of miscarriage, preterm birth, or injury during pregnancy.

What are the symptoms of stomach cancer in a woman?

Signs and Symptoms of Stomach Cancer

  • Poor appetite.
  • Weight loss (without trying)
  • Abdominal (belly) pain.
  • Vague discomfort in the abdomen, usually above the navel.
  • Feeling full after eating only a small meal.
  • Heartburn or indigestion.
  • Nausea.
  • Vomiting, with or without blood.

Can an abdominal ultrasound detect stomach cancer?

An ultrasound uses sound waves to create a picture of the internal organs. An ultrasound image of the stomach wall helps doctors determine how far the cancer has spread into the stomach and nearby lymph nodes, tissue, and organs, such as the liver or adrenal glands.

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What infection can cause miscarriage?

The following infections may also increase your risk:

  • rubella (german measles)
  • cytomegalovirus.
  • bacterial vaginosis.
  • HIV.
  • chlamydia.
  • gonorrhoea.
  • syphilis.
  • malaria.

Why can’t I See my Baby’s Face in the ultrasound?

The reason you can’t see baby’s face is because baby is spine up and that’s the image you have The sonographer definitely knows what they’re looking at like someone else said and if they don’t I would be concerned with the clinic you are going to as well.

Why am I being seen so quickly for an ultrasound?

Its good that you are being seen quickly because you dont want to carry on with the symptoms you have. Dont know about the one stop shop but after my ultrasound I was sent for an MRI scan and then couple of weeks later for a hysteroscopy without having to go back to the GP.

Can the ultrasound tech read the images?

An ultrasound tech should certainly be able to read the images. If not I would definitely go elsewhere. Depending on the situation they may not say anything and leave that up to the doctor. But that doesn’t mean they didn’t understand what they were looking at. My first pregnancy my daughter had a cyst on her brain.

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What should I do if my abdominal ultrasound results are abnormal?

Your doctor should schedule a follow-up appointment with you to discuss the results of your abdominal ultrasound if the radiologist is not available at the time of the procedure. If the ultrasound results show any cause for concern, your doctor will discuss the necessary steps and treatment plans that are required with you.