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Back pain

Back pain can come on gradually or suddenly. Most back pain responds to home treatment within a few weeks.

Cervical cerclage

Cervical cerclage — Overview covers definition, risks, results of this procedure to prevent premature birth.

Diarrhea

Here's information about common causes of diarrhea and when to see your doctor.

High-risk pregnancy

If you have a high-risk pregnancy, you might have questions. Will you need special prenatal care? Will your baby be OK? Get the facts about high-risk pregnancies.

Pelvic exam

A pelvic exam may be done as a part of a routine checkup to evaluate your gynecologic health or to help diagnose a medical condition.

Placenta

Curious about what role the placenta plays in pregnancy? Find out how the placenta helps your baby grow.

Smoking and pregnancy

Smoking during pregnancy is a no-win situation. Get the facts about tobacco use during pregnancy, and know where to turn for quit-smoking support.

Ultrasound

Ultrasound imaging uses high-frequency sound waves to create images of structures in your body.

Vaginal bleeding

Vaginal discharge

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