In-depth

Causes

Molar pregnancy

Complications

High-risk pregnancy

Definition

Home birth

Risk factors

High blood pressure (hypertension)

Pregnancy and asthma

Pregnancy and obesity

Pregnancy spacing

Pregnancy weight gain

Symptoms

Abdominal pain

Find out what causes different types of abdominal pain.

Edema

Headache

High blood pressure and pregnancy

Nausea and vomiting

Tests and diagnosis

Biophysical profile

Fetal ultrasound

Treatments and drugs

C-section

Pregnancy bed rest

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