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Uterine contractions and pain during labour. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hello
User :   well i am pregnant
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   and my due date is for tomorrow the 17th
Doctor :   ok
User :   i am 19 a female, i live, engaged i weigh 205 and 5'7
Doctor :   ok
User :   my stomach gets real tight then loosens up over and over.....
User :   i havent been having contraction well if i am i dont feel them
Doctor :   r u getting pains?
User :   but i do get shap shooting pains that go straight to my vagina and my back is very sore
Doctor :   then u need to consult the gynecologist
Doctor :   u may be in labour pains
Doctor :   r u able to feel the baby
Doctor :   moving inside you
User :   yes
Doctor :   do u have bleeding per vagina or fever?
User :   no bleeding i not sure about fever ill check
Doctor :   anyway itseems like starting of labour pain
Doctor :   please consult a gynecologist
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   anything else u would like to know about
Doctor :   be calm
Doctor :   everything will be ok
User :   well i took a mirror and took a look down there and i could see straight inside....well there was something else there that looked like it was coming out
Doctor :   this contraction will get more and more as the labour progresses
Doctor :   then u need to rush to labour room
Doctor :   at the earliest
Doctor :   it is not unusual for for labour to set in one or two days before due date
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
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Doctor :   good luck for you guys
User :   no thats about it thank you
Doctor :   good nite
Doctor :   bye for now
User :   good nite
Doctor :   hi
User :   hi sorry but is there a way to chat with a obgyn on here
Doctor :   anything else u would like to know about?
Doctor :   I am a General Practitioner, I believe I can help you within my expertise and If required I shall recommend a specialist
Doctor :   this loosing and tightening of stomach is called
User :   oh ok im sorry
Doctor :   uterine contractions
Doctor :   this is the start of labour
User :   it is
Doctor :   as i told u labour pains can set in early than due date by day or two
Doctor :   this is normal
Doctor :   is this ur first pregnancy
User :   yes
Doctor :   it can last upto
Doctor :   48 hours in some
Doctor :   anything else u would like to know about
User :   no not really thank you...i guess im just anxious
Doctor :   be calm and relaxed
Doctor :   this is normal labour contractions
Doctor :   every women would experience
User :   ok i guess im alittle more relaxed knowing its normal
User :   thank you
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   bye for now
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