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48 year old having missed periods, sore breasts, frequent urination and fatigue. What are the risks involved in this pregnancy?

hello . my girl friend is 48 yrs old and she is 7 weeks pregnant . is my girlfriend at high risk to have our baby . my girl friend has not seen her doctor yet she waiting until the end of this month as told me she will missed her second period . i know she is pregnant as my girl friend goes to toilet frequantly and her her head is sore and her breats are sore as well and she feeling tired . Please tell me what is your answer .
Asked On : Mon, 6 Aug 2012
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Thanks for query,
By only symptoms like sore breast or sore head it is difficult to decide pregnancy.It may be due to other reason like hormonal imbalance or menopause or any other disease .
You must take home pregnancy test to confirm her status.
As she is 48 years old it is a high risk pregnancy needs more attention for both baby & mother.
She also needs medication for better child.
Answered: Mon, 6 Aug 2012
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