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Introduction to Symptoms During Pregnancy

By

Geeta K. Swamy

, MD, Duke University Medical Center;


R. Phillip Heine

, MD, Duke University Medical Center

Last full review/revision Jul 2018| Content last modified Aug 2018

Symptoms that occur during pregnancy may be normal or may indicate a problem. A problem may be related to the pregnancy (an obstetric problem) or to another disorder, and evaluation by a doctor may be required.

Some symptoms should always be reported immediately to a doctor. They include

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