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Pregnant, pain in abdomen, continuous brown discharge, no foul smell, ultra sound test shows fetus normal. Is it alright to have intercourse?. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi
User :   any one present
User :   which field
Doctor :   Hi,
Doctor :   How can I help you ?
User :   r u there
Doctor :   I am a general Physician, I believe I can help you within my expertise and If required I shall recommend a specialist.
User :   my wife is 9 weeks pragnent
User :   she has a pain in her abdomnal right side
Doctor :   ok,
User :   less not much]
User :   intermittent
Doctor :   oK,is the pain continuous or intermittent
User :   1 sec
Doctor :   ok, how long is a episode of pain ?
User :   is any thing serious
User :   ya its one to three sec
User :   nahi he kam he pain
Doctor :   You mean the duration of the pain is 1 sec ?
Doctor :   Need not worry , they are asynchronous uterine contractions
Doctor :   they are not at all serious and are normal to see in 9 th month
User :   means
User :   and the discharge is contineious
Doctor :   I meant they are normal contractions of the uterus ( womb )
User :   no its not blood
Doctor :   May I know what color is the discharge ?
Doctor :   whether it is blood stained ?
User :   its like white or brown cant say
User :   foul smelling nahi he
Doctor :   Ok, is it foul smelling or of any color ?
User :   and discharge ka kon sa coular hota he generally
Doctor :   Ok , foul smelling says its infections , since its not foul smelling then there is no need to worry
Doctor :   and blood stained is an emergency as there may be tear in the membranes , since there is no blood too , there is no need to worry
User :   brown
Doctor :   whitish , yellowish , pinkish or watery is normal
Doctor :   Brown could be due to mild erosions in the vaginal walls which is not a serious matter top consider
Doctor :   if it becomes more brownish or blood stained it then you have to consult her gynecologist
Doctor :   to *
User :   scan to 4 din phela kar waya tha koi problam nahi tha kya koi test hai jis se hm conform ho jaye ke koi problaam nahi hai
User :   urine test ya or kuch
Doctor :   Yes, there is one test called fetal NST test which will determine whether the fetus is in stress or not
Doctor :   Scan also gives major information on the pregnancy wellbeing
User :   kuch v nahi h
Doctor :   does she have burning urination ?
Doctor :   or pain while urination ?
User :   nst test kya hota he
Doctor :   Then no need for the urine test
Doctor :   NST is Non stress test, it will record the changes in the fetal heart rate in relation to its movements and uterine contractions
Doctor :   by this we get to know whether the baby is in stress or not
User :   koi serious bat to nahi he na actualy discharge ka mera wife tenson me retha he
User :   abhi home test kiya usma positive he
Doctor :   No , reassure her ,
Doctor :   there is no problem
User :   sir ya mera 9 weeks he ends days nahi
Doctor :   since its the end days of the pregnancy such presentations are normal
Doctor :   I am sorry,
User :   so kya he humko plz let me know
User :   do i have to do nst test
Doctor :   My mistake
Doctor :   The contractions are called HIX contractions and are normal
Doctor :   You can hold NST for now
Doctor :   Just make sure that the discharge is not more brown or blood stained
User :   wo to nahi he and kon sa test i should do know plz do confirm me
Doctor :   If she experiences any pain while urination the do get a urine test otherwise not needed
Doctor :   and let her rest when ever the pains are more frequent
Doctor :   May I knwo when exactly was the ultrasound test done ?
User :   on 21st of july 2011 \
Doctor :   know*
User :   in report the fetus was normal
Doctor :   Ok, only if she gets more painful contractions and bloody discharge do go for a TVS ( trans vaginal ) ultrasound scan
User :   brown discharge is normal wo v nahi h
Doctor :   TVS scan will look into minor details of the fetal attachment to the uterine wall and detect if there is any signs of abortion
Doctor :   thats not a problem
Doctor :   I meant dark brown without much whitish fluid or fresh blood stained is a alarm
User :   kya intercourse kar sakta he
User :   uska bad
User :   kar sakta he kya
Doctor :   I would advice to avoid intercourse specially in first 3 months
User :   koi problem to nahi hota na
Doctor :   yes,
User :   kesa
Doctor :   but not after 8th month
User :   ok
Doctor :   not serious , but its little risky
User :   thanks and bye
Doctor :   there could be chances of her getting injured as the mucosa will be soft in pregnancy
Doctor :   Is ther anything i can help you with ?
Doctor :   You are welcome
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   Bye
Doctor :   take care
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