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Pregnancy, 12 weeks, severe stomach pain - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   I am pregnant
Doctor :   ok ,
User :   When I did the scan on last tuesday, they said it is 12 weeks and 5days
Doctor :   ok
User :   I had severe stomach pain
User :   hence scan was on done on last tuesday
User :   they said my lever has enlarged
User :   I have slight pain now
User :   Is this something serious
Doctor :   can u mention the severity of the pain , from scale of 1 - 10 ?
User :   5
Doctor :   any nausea, vomiting, cramps etc ?
User :   no
User :   I also have back pain
Doctor :   any other symptoms like janudice , etc ?
User :   no
Doctor :   jaundice , i mean ?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
User :   my sugar is above 90
User :   it is between 90 to 93
Doctor :   about the liver enlargment, did they mention any mass or cysts or other abnormality ?
Doctor :   the sugars are fine
User :   no
Doctor :   in that case, there is nothing to be worried
User :   Will this affect the baby
Doctor :   take some antacids like gelusil ot mucaine gel
Doctor :   this seems to be acidity, which is very common in the first trimester
Doctor :   in addition, take some omez capsules twice daily
User :   ok
User :   to avoid sugar what do you suggest me to eat
Doctor :   your sugars are fine
User :   my doctor said it should not increase and to avoid sugar items like cake, sweets etc
Doctor :   yes that is right, but u do not have diabetes
User :   i dont have any tablets
User :   k
Doctor :   if the HBA1C test is done, and then, if it is above 5,5, then you have high glucose intolerance
Doctor :   since you dont have high sugar levels, there is nothing to be worried about diabetes ,
Doctor :   but just make sure that you eat a healthy nutricious diet , but with low cholesterol diet
User :   can you please advise what type of food i need to take to avoid it
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   can u confirm your email id
Doctor :   i can send the requested diet in your email
Doctor :   but the basics include - taking 5 small meals daily , instead of eating a lot of food via 3 major meals
Doctor :   avoiding high fat foods , cholesterol would be benficial too
User :   k
Doctor :   low content of carbohydrates , high protien content will help a lot
User :   Some times I get slight pain in lower stomach
Doctor :   i will send u the rest of the data , within 12-24 houts
User :   like if we prick in a pin
Doctor :   ** hours
Doctor :   that could be due to indigestion and acidity
User :   k
User :   when will the baby start moving
Doctor :   take ranitidine 150 mg twice daily for this aciidty
Doctor :   this will not affect the baby in any way
User :   k
User :   when will the baby start moving
User :   in the womb
Doctor :   the baby starts to moe by 5 th month or 16th weeks
User :   k
User :   Thank you very much
Doctor :   u r most welcome
Doctor :   take care
Doctor :   bye for now
Doctor :   take care and bye for now
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